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  1. Default Pins/wires
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    We are looking for a code for percutaneous pinning of toes, which includes a K wire. Podiatrist states that he percutaneously pinned toes 4, 2, and 1. He put in 2 pins in toe 1. No fracture was involved. This was for hammer toe due to a contracture burn. Does anyone have a CPT code for this?

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    Lewiston, Maine
    I'd use unlisted 28899 and compare to Perc pinning fx codes.
    Catherine Nolin, CPC, CGSC

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