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  1. #1
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    ankle peroneal brevis tendon repair

    a curving linear incision was made posterior to the lateral malleolus. Dissection carried down to the retinaculum. The retinaculum was incised longitudinally. The peroneal brevis tendon was identified. There was a large longitudinal split tear approximately 4 cm in length. This was debrided of some synovitis, tubilarized and sewn together with
    3-0 PDS. The retinaculum was closed with 2-0 Vicryl.The wound was irrigated thoroughly.etc.

    i was looking at codes 27658 or 27675

    thank you!!!!!!!

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    Greater East Tennessee
    27658 or 27659 (depending on whether the repair is primary or secondary.

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