CPT® 27889, Under Amputation Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 27889 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Amputation Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint.

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Summary

The provider amputates the foot due by separating it from the lower leg at the ankle, without incising bone. He performs the procedure primarily due to nonhealing wounds from infection or poor circulation or to treat a traumatic injury.

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