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Finger Stiffness

L Posted Sun 29th of November, 2015 21:22:28 PM

Can you recommend codes for the following:
DIAGNOSIS:
1.Right index post-traumatic stiffness with flexor tendon adhesions.
2.Symptomatic fibronodular buildup dorsal DIP level.

PROCEDURE:
1.Tenolysis right index finger and reefing of FDP and FDS.
2.Removal of symptomatic fibronodular buildup dorsal DIP level index finger.

Thanks.

SuperCoder Answered Mon 30th of November, 2015 05:05:55 AM

Thanks for the query, please find below codes for the same :

26440 Tenolysis, flexor tendon; palm OR finger, each tendon
26440-59 Tenolysis, flexor tendon; palm OR finger, each tendon
26525 Capsulectomy or capsulotomy; interphalangeal joint, each joint

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