CPT® 27840, Under Fracture and/or Dislocation Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 27840 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Fracture and/or Dislocation Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint.

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Summary

The provider treats a dislocated ankle in a closed procedure. He does not make an incision and does not use an anesthetic agent. A dislocation injury results from flexing the ankle abnormally with force, common in sports injuries.

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