Joint replacements

The following MBS item numbers are included in this clinical category.

46309
Interphalangeal joint or metacarpophalangeal joint, total replacement arthroplasty or hemiarthroplasty of, including associated synovectomy, tendon transfer or realignment - 1 joint (Anaes.) (Assist.)
46312
Interphalangeal joint or metacarpophalangeal joint, total replacement arthroplasty or hemiarthroplasty of, including associated synovectomy, tendon transfer or realignment - 2 joints (Anaes.) (Assist.)
46315
Interphalangeal joint or metacarpophalangeal joint, total replacement arthroplasty or hemiarthroplasty of, including associated synovectomy, tendon transfer or realignment - 3 joints (Anaes.) (Assist.)
46318
Interphalangeal joint or metacarpophalangeal joint, total replacement arthroplasty or hemiarthroplasty of, including associated synovectomy, tendon transfer or realignment - 4 joints (Anaes.) (Assist.)
46321
Interphalangeal joint or metacarpophalangeal joint, total replacement arthroplasty or hemiarthroplasty of, including associated synovectomy, tendon transfer or realignment - 5 or more joints (Anaes.) (Assist.)
46324
Carpal bone replacement arthroplasty including associated tendon transfer or realignment when performed (Anaes.) (Assist.)
46325
Carpal bone replacement or resection arthroplasty using adjacent tendon or other soft tissue including associated tendon transfer or realignment when performed (Anaes.) (Assist.)
48915
Shoulder, hemi-arthroplasty of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
48918
Shoulder, total replacement arthroplasty of, including any associated rotator cuff repair (Anaes.) (Assist.)
48921
Shoulder, total replacement arthroplasty, revision of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
48924
Shoulder, total replacement arthroplasty, revision of, requiring bone graft to scapula or humerus, or both (Anaes.) (Assist.)
48927
Shoulder prosthesis, removal of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49112
Elbow, silastic or other replacement of radial head (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49115
Elbow, total joint replacement of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49116
Elbow, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49117
Elbow, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, requiring bone grafting, including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49209
Wrist, total replacement arthroplasty of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49210
Wrist, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49211
Wrist, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, requiring bone grafting, including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49309
Hip, arthrectomy or excision arthroplasty of, including removal of prosthesis (Austin Moore or similar (non cement)) (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49312
Hip, arthrectomy or excision arthroplasty of, including removal of prosthesis (cemented, porous coated or similar) (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49315
Hip, arthroplasty of, unipolar or bipolar (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49318
Hip, total replacement arthroplasty of, including minor bone grafting (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49319
Hip, total replacement arthroplasty of, including associated minor grafting, if performed - bilateral (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49321
Hip, total replacement arthroplasty of, including major bone grafting, including obtaining of graft (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49324
Hip, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49327
Hip, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure requiring bone grafting to acetabulum, including obtaining of graft (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49330
Hip, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure requiring bone grafting to femur, including obtaining of graft (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49333
Hip, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure requiring bone grafting to both acetabulum and femur, including obtaining of graft (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49336
Hip, treatment of a fracture of the femur where revision total hip replacement is required as part of the treatment of the fracture (not including intra-operative fracture), being a service associated with a service to which items 49324 to 49333 apply (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49339
Hip, revision total replacement of, requiring anatomic specific allograft of proximal femur greater than 5 cm in length (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49342
Hip, revision total replacement of, requiring anatomic specific allograft of acetabulum (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49345
Hip, revision total replacement of, requiring anatomic specific allograft of both femur and acetabulum (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49346
Hip, revision arthroplasty with replacement of acetabular liner or ceramic head, not requiring removal of femoral component or acetabular shell (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49515
Knee, removal of prosthesis, cemented or uncemented, including associated cement, as the first stage of a 2 stage procedure (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49517
Knee, hemiarthroplasty of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49518
Knee, total replacement arthroplasty of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49519
Knee, total replacement arthroplasty of, including associated minor grafting, if performed - bilateral (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49521
Knee, total replacement arthroplasty of, requiring major bone grafting to femur or tibia, including obtaining of graft (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49524
Knee, total replacement arthroplasty of, requiring major bone grafting to femur and tibia, including obtaining of graft (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49527
Knee, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49530
Knee, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, requiring bone grafting to femur or tibia, including obtaining of graft and including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49533
Knee, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, requiring bone grafting to both femur and tibia, including obtaining of graft and including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49534
Knee, patello-femoral joint of, total replacement arthroplasty as a primary procedure (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49554
Knee, revision of total replacement of, by anatomic specific allograft of tibia or femur (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49715
Ankle, total joint replacement of (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49716
Ankle, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49717
Ankle, total replacement arthroplasty of, revision procedure, requiring bone grafting, including removal of prosthesis (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49839
Foot, correction of hallux rigidus or hallux valgus by prosthetic arthroplasty - unilateral (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49842
Foot, correction of hallux rigidus or hallux valgus by prosthetic arthroplasty - bilateral (Anaes.) (Assist.)
49857
Foot, metatarso-phalangeal joint replacement (Anaes.) (Assist.)
50127
Joint or joints, arthroplasty of, by any technique not being a service to which another item applies (Anaes.) (Assist.)


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