CPT CODE REPAIR SUPERFICIAL RADIAL NERVE
FDP tendon repair + radial digital nerve repair
You will also report the ICD–9 code 883.2 (Open wound of fingers with tendon involvement). You report code 64831 (Suture of digital nerve, hand or foot; 1 nerve) for repair of a single digital nerve in the hand or the foot. When reporting nerve repairs, you won’t need to labor over the number of sutures your surgeon may place.
Superficial Branch of Radial Nerve - Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Course: The radial nerve branches into the superficial branch and deep branch, also known as the posterior interosseous nerve, in the deep posterior proximal compartment of the forearm. The superficial branch continues distally and arises superficially between the brachioradialis tendon and the extensor carpi radialis longus tendon within the mid-forearm.
Nerve Procedure CPT Codes - Eaton Hand
Nerve Procedure CPT Codes
Superficial branch of radial nerve - Wikipedia
OverviewStructureClinical significanceThe superficial branch of the radial nerve passes along the front of the radial side of the forearm to the commencement of its lower third. It is a sensory nerve. It lies at first slightly lateral to the radial artery, concealed beneath the Brachioradialis. In the middle third of the forearm, it lies behind the same muscle, close to the lateral side of the artery. It quits the artery about 7 cm. above the wrist, passes beneath the tendon of the Brachioradialis, and, piercing the deep fascia, divSee more on enpedia · Text under CC-BY-SA licenseFMA: 292885TA: A14.2From: radial nerveLatin: ramus superficialis nervi radialis
knife laceration and tendon repair. - Orthopedic Coding
26418-883.2-E920.3 for tendon repair. You should report 64834 (Suture of one nerve, hand or foot; common sensory nerve) for the superficial radial nerve repair. Link this code to the diagnosis 955.3 (Injury to peripheral nerve[s] of shoulder girdle and upper limb; radial nerve).
CPT Coding Hand and Extremity Surgery
PDF file24910= nerve repair with conduit 64911= neurorrhaphy w/veingraft American Academy of Professional Coders 69990 is inclusive to above nerve repairs, not allowable Session 1A, 10-11:30 AM Friday, October 26th, 2012 Other newer CPT codes 24910= nerve repair with
Sensory nerve repair | Medical Billing and Coding Forum - AAPC
I am not well versed in nerve repair coding could I get some help on the following situation:" I then used meticulous dissection technique to isolate the dorsal sensory branch of the radial nerve as it was emanating from the arm next to the brachioradialis. I then proceeded to identify the branches of the nerve distally at the base of the thumb.
radial nerve exploration and decompression at the radial
Some vascular leashes crossing the nerve were carefully dissected and ligated. The nerve was gently mobilized from the area of the elbow joint, into the supinator region. The supinator muscle was split over the radial nerve and directly over the radial shaft where it appeared that the most compression was taking place. The tourniquet was deflated.
Nerve Procedures CPT Codes
Nerve Procedures CPT Codes. Neurolysis; Neuroma; Repair; Excise Tumor; Nerve Graft; Sympathectomy