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    Default need help with K-wire removal, manipulation and splint application

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    Need other coder's opinions.

    Looking at only 20680. Unsure whether the manipulation of finger and application of splint are included in 20680.


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    According to the Global Service Data for Hand Surgery for 20680 " application of initial dressing, orthosis, continuous passive motion, splint, or cast, including traction, except where specifically excluded from the global package" is included

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