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    I am looking for a CPT for placement of traction pins, 1 femoral & the other is calcaneous. Any suggestions are greatly appreciated.

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    Diana

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    There is CPT code 20650, reading, Insertion of wire or pin with applicationof skeletal traction, including removal. However, this is only billable if it is completely separate from other surgery.

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