CPT® 27685, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 27685 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint.

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Summary

The provider performs repair of contracture or other congenital or acquired deformity in a single tendon of the leg or foot. If the tendon is short, he increases its length; if it is longer than usual and unable to function properly, he shortens it. He performs the procedure to restore function and relieve pain.

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