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    Default tendo achilles lengthening

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    Hello all,

    Doc states perc triple hemisection, 2 lateral and 1 medial were performed for tnedo achilles lenghening.

    I'm thinking 27606 but doc states 27685...Any feedback please.


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    Apr 2007
    Las Vegas Chapter

    Default Tendon Lenthening

    27606 is for just a tenotomy. If he did an actual lenthening then it would be 27685

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