CPT® 29445, Under Lower Extremity Application of Casts

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 29445 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Lower Extremity Application of Casts.

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Summary

The provider applies a short leg walking cast, called a total contact cast, or TCC, that covers the lower leg, ankle, and foot to treat diabetic ulcers. The TCC is formed to fit a removable cast shoe that straps on or is embedded with a footplate and rubber heel to permit walking.

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