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Debridement

Debridement

Debridement


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Topic 80 Version 1.0

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CPT® codeThere is one relevant CPT code for the debridement with enzymatic debridement agents such asSANTYL Ointment:97602 Removal of devitalized tissue from wound(s), non-selective debridement, without anesthesia(e.g., wet-to-moist dressings, enzymatic, abrasion, larval therapy), including topicalapplication(s), wound assessment, and instruction(s) for ongoing care, per sessionNOTE: Under Medicare, this code is only separately payable to hospital-bas