What is the ICD 10 code for tibial plateau fracture?

What is the ICD 10 code for tibial plateau fracture?

2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S82. 141B: Displaced bicondylar fracture of right tibia, initial encounter for open fracture type I or II.

What is tibial plateau Orif?

Open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) is the mainstay of most tibial plateau fractures, with the aim to restore the joint surface congruence and ensure joint stability. Any metaphyseal gaps can be filled with bone graft or bone substitute.

What is tibial plateau surgery called?

Open reduction internal fixation (ORIF) of tibial plateau fracture.

Is the tibial plateau proximal?

The proximal end of the tibia terminates in a broad, flat region called the tibial plateau. The intercondylar eminence runs down the midline of the plateau, separating the medial and lateral condyles of the tibia.

Where is tibial plateau located?

The tibial plateau is the flat top portion of your tibia bone, which runs from your knee to your ankle. The bottom end of your thigh bone (femur) and the top end of your tibia form your knee joint. The tibial plateau is a relatively flat surface of bone covered in cartilage.

How serious is ORIF surgery?

Improper healing that requires ORIF surgery can occur in cases when the bone is sticking through the skin (compound fractures) and fractures that involve joints, such as wrists and ankles. If bones that are surrounding the joints can’t be repaired, a person’s functional mobility could be severely impacted.

What is the CPT code for wrist ORIF?

synonyms:distal radius fracture, distal radius ORIF, wrist fracture ORIF, distal radius fracture operative treatment Distal Radius Fracture ORIF CPT 25607 25608

What is CPT code for open reduction internal fixation?

CPT Code: 23515. Open reduction and internal fixation ( ORIF ) is a type of surgery used to stabilize and heal a broken clavicle.

What is CPT 64708?

The CPT Code 64708 is the code used for Surgery / nervous system. The general guidance for this code is that it is used for release of nerve of arm or leg, open procedure.