Below is a list summarizing the CPT codes for incision procedures on the humerus (upper arm) and elbow.
CPT Code 23930
CPT Code 23931
CPT 23931 describes the incision and drainage of a bursa in the upper arm or elbow area.
CPT Code 23935
CPT 23935 describes the incision of the humerus or elbow with the opening of the bone cortex for osteomyelitis or bone abscess.
CPT Code 24000
CPT 24000 describes arthrotomy of the elbow, including exploration, drainage, or removal of a foreign body.
CPT Code 24006
CPT 24006 describes arthrotomy of the elbow with capsular excision for capsular release as a separate procedure.