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    Question 2nd Toe PIP Fusion/Arthrodesis

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    Just wanted to ask what code to use for a 2nd Toe PIP fusion. I would generally use code 28755, but that is spefically for the great toe.

    Thank you.

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    Apr 2007
    Greater Pittsburgh

    Default 2nd toe pip fusion

    I use 28285, see notation under code 28760 in CPT book. Hope this helps.
    jdemar, CPC, CMA

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