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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.

PROCEDURE:
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

Well,
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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