CPT® 27594, Under Amputation Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 27594 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Amputation Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider performs removes the leg at the thigh through the femur at any level and performs a secondary closure or revision of the scar.  The provider performs amputation in case if the patient suffers a severe injury has tumor or has a severe infection that would spread to the distant parts.

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