Diane Posted Wed 06th of February, 2019 11:35:02 AM
What would the CPT code be for excision of calcific tendonitis deposit from the attachment medial femoral condyle of the medial collateral ligament? And, Excision of exostosis medial femoral condyle? I am looking at 27355 for the exostosis of MFC but not sure about the calcific tendonitis deposits.
SuperCoder Answered Thu 07th of February, 2019 05:04:31 AM
CPT seems appropriate for the excision of benign tumor of femoral condyle Whereas the location of both the procedures is same then it would be considered part of the main procedure i e especially if the surgeon did not perform the second procedure with a separate incision However there is...