Orthopaedic Surgery Fasciotomy Procedure OPCS codes



Coding system
OPCS-4
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/orthopaedic-surgery-fasciotomy-procedure-opcs-codes
ID
388d8437

Versions

Description

Surgical fasciotomy codes - for limbs only

Signed off by

  • salma chaudhury, (March 2, 2021)
  • Allison Rodgers, (March 2, 2021)
Code Description
T55 Fasciotomy release
T551 Release fasciotomy of upper arm
T552 Release fasciotomy of forearm
T553 Release fasciotomy of thigh
T554 Release fasciotomy of anterior compartment of lower leg
T555 Release fasciotomy of posterior compartment of lower leg
T556 Release fasciotomy of leg NEC
T835 Catheter manometry of muscle compartment