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Open repair of TFCC

  1. #1
    Greeley, Colorado
    Default Open repair of TFCC
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    My doc performed an ORIF of ulnar styloid fracture and repair of TFCC...can anyone help with the coding of this? Would you code 25652-22 or is there a separate code to describe the TFCC? I'm stumped... Thanks to all!!

  2. #2
    My doc uses the code 25320 for the open repair of the TFCC.

  3. #3
    Greeley, Colorado
    Thank you so much!!

  4. #4
    see also 25337

  5. #5
    Greeley, Colorado
    Ah - I like that one even better! Thank you!

  6. #6
    Smile Tfcc repair
    Cpt Code 25107 is specifically for Arthrotomy, distal radioulnar joint including repair of triangular cartilage, complex

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