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    Default Finger Dislocation w/digital block code??

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    Does anyone know if 26775 is the correct code for a finger dislocation reduction with a digital block?? Where can I find documentation to support this?
    Kelly in StL Mo.

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    Greeley, Colorado


    If the patient is taken to the OR 26775 is appropriate. If your doc is doing the procedure in the office with providing his/her own block, 26770 is appropriate. See the surgery guidelines on page 47 of CPT Professional.
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

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    Thanks Lisa for your help.

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