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Recurrent Carpal Tunnel

L Posted Sun 29th of November, 2015 21:01:14 PM

How would I code the following:
DIAGNOSIS: Recurrent right carpal tunnel syndrome and flexor tenosynovitis.

1.Extended right carpal tunnel release.
2.Flexor tenosynovectomy, right.
3.Hypothenar fat pad transfer, right.

Thanks in advance for your time.

SuperCoder Answered Mon 30th of November, 2015 04:53:39 AM

ICD-10 Codes:
G56.01 - Right carpal tunnel syndrome.
M65.849 - Flexor tenosynovitis

CPT Codes:
64721 - Extended right carpal tunnel release
26145 - Flexor tenosynovectomy
14040 - Hypothenar Fat pad transfer

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