CPT® 29846, Under Endoscopy/Arthroscopy Procedures on the Musculoskeletal System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 29846 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 wrist joint with an arthroscope. She inserts additional instruments to repair or remove the triangular fibrocartilage, a supporting cartilage in the wrist that is a common source of pain when damaged. She excises a minimal amount of additional damaged tissue in the wrist joint.

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