CPT® 29040, Under Body and Upper Extremity Application of Casts

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 29040 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Body and Upper Extremity Application of Casts.

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Summary

The provider applies a Minerva–type body cast to the trunk and spine, including the neck, jaw, and head. The Minerva body cast stabilizes the cervical spine to treat torticollis, cervical or thoracic spine injuries, and scoliosis, an abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.

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