Orthopaedic Surgery Fasciotomy Procedure OPCS codes



Coding system
OPCS-4
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/orthopaedic-surgery-fasciotomy-procedure-opcs-codes
ID
4fb0eb05

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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
T55.1 Release fasciotomy of upper arm
T55.2 Release fasciotomy of forearm
T55.3 Release fasciotomy of thigh
T55.4 Release fasciotomy of anterior compartment of lower leg
T55.5 Release fasciotomy of posterior compartment of lower leg
T55.6 Release fasciotomy of leg NEC