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  1. #1
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    Apr 2007
    Long Island/New York

    Default Hip Fracture

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    Just wanted a second opinion here. My Dr asked for a CPT for IM Nail for Hip Fracture. I was thinking (depending on site of hip fracture):


    Any comments/suggestions??

  2. #2


    I'm looking at 27245. Lay description mentions the IM nailing.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Seattle First Hill


    I agree with the above post- 27245, as it describes "with intramedullary implant".

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    Default Desperate D

    We use 27245 for IM nailling / gamma nail.

    Hope that helps!!!


  5. #5
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Long Island/New York


    yes it does....thank you!!

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