CPT® 29826, Under Endoscopy/Arthroscopy Procedures on the Musculoskeletal System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 29826 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopy/Arthroscopy Procedures on the Musculoskeletal System.

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Summary

The provider examines the tissue inside the shoulder joint with an arthroscope. He inserts additional instruments and repairs the shoulder blade and coracoacromial ligament to alleviate shoulder joint impingement, which causes irritation and pain.

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