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Thread: Open patellar tendon and tibial tubercle debridement

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    Default Open patellar tendon and tibial tubercle debridement

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    Does anyone have a clue as to what cpt code I should use for Open patellar tendon and tibial tubercle debridement ?

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    If primary, cpt code 27380, secondary 27381 all open procedures
    Repair is performed with "two side-to -side sutures" includes debridement.

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