CPT® 27596, Under Amputation Procedures on the Femur (Thigh Region) and Knee Joint

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 27596 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 cuts out an additional length from an already amputated femur bone of the thigh, due to non–healing, or when it is not appropriate in its current form to fit a prosthesis.

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