; CPT Code 14040 - Adjacent Tissue Transfer or Rearrangement Procedures on the Integumentary System - AAPC Coder
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CPT 14040, Under Adjacent Tissue Transfer or Rearrangement Procedures on the Integumentary System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 14040 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Adjacent Tissue Transfer or Rearrangement Procedures on the Integumentary System.

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