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Fracture tibial spine of knee

  1. Red face Fracture tibial spine of knee
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    Is CPT 27530 or 27538 correct procedure for closed treatment of an anterior tibial spine fracture, nondisplaced, with diagnosis of 823.00. Patient is also status post ACL repair 2
    months ago, so I know I would need a modifier [79].

    Am I coding correctly?


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    with or without manipulation?

  3. Default Tibial Spine Fracture Knee
    Without manipulation

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    27538 closed treatment of intercondylar spine and/or tuberosity fx with/without manipulation. Hope this helps

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    Thank you again !

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