Below is a list summarizing the CPT codes for incision procedures on the hand and fingers.
CPT Code 26010
CPT 26010 describes the drainage of a simple finger abscess.
CPT Code 26011
CPT 26011 describes the drainage of a finger abscess that is complicated, such as a felon.
CPT Code 26020
CPT 26020 describes drainage of a tendon sheath, digit, and/or palm.
CPT Code 26025
CPT 26025 describes the drainage of a single palmar bursa.
CPT Code 26030
CPT 26030 describes the drainage of multiple palmar bursae.
CPT Code 26034
CPT 26034 describes an incision of the bone cortex of the hand or finger for conditions such as osteomyelitis or bone abscess.
CPT Code 26035
CPT 26035 describes fingers and/or hand decompression due to injection injuries such as a grease gun.
CPT Code 26037
CPT 26037 describes Decompressive Fasciotomy of the Hand.
CPT Code 26040
CPT 26040 describes percutaneous fasciotomy for conditions such as Dupuytren’s contracture.
CPT Code 26045
CPT 26045 describes an open, partial fasciotomy for conditions such as Dupuytren’s contracture of the palm.
CPT Code 26055
CPT 26055 describes an incision of a tendon sheath for the trigger finger.
CPT Code 26060
CPT 26060 describes the percutaneous tenotomy of a single digit.
CPT Code 26070
CPT 26070 describes arthrotomy with exploration, drainage, or removal of a loose or foreign body from the carpometacarpal joint.
CPT Code 26075
CPT 26075 describes arthrotomy with exploration, drainage, or removal of a loose or foreign body from a metacarpophalangeal joint for each joint.
CPT Code 26080
CPT 26080 describes arthrotomy with exploration, drainage, or removal of a loose or foreign body from an interphalangeal joint for each joint.