HCPCS code description: Alginate or other fiber gelling dressing, wound cover, sterile, pad size more than 16 sq. in. but less than or equal to 48 sq. in., each dressing

Products with this code:

  • AQUACEL® Ag Advantage enhanced Hydrofiber® dressings with silver and strengthening fiber are soft, sterile dressings made from two layers of 1.2% ionic silver impregnated sodium carboxymethylcellulose fiber with added ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid disodium salt (EDTA) and benzethonium chloride and stitched together with strengthening fibers.

  • Drawtex® wound dressing's capillary, hydroductive and electrostatic actions, made possible by exclusive LevaFiber™ Technology, allow it to remove debris, control excessive wound exudate and draw out bacteria and harmful MMPs, setting the stage for wound healing or closure.

  • Opticell® Ag+ uses unique Chytoform™ Technology to control minor bleeding and provide an optimal moist wound healing environment while intimately conforming to a wound bed and providing antibacterial protection.

  • Zetuvit® Plus is suitable for the treatment of moderately to heavily exuding wounds. Offers excellent patient comfort and satisfaction, a superabsorbent core for fast absorption and retention of exudate even under compression.

  • 3M™ Tegaderm™ Alginate Ag Silver Dressings provide the antimicrobial silver, soft-gelling absorbency and fiber strength that professionals need to manage critically colonized wounds at increased risk of infection.

  • 3M™ Tegaderm™ Superabsorber Dressing locks in exudate to prevent moisture-associated complications, even under compression. Use as a primary or secondary dressing.

  • ALGICELL® Ag Antimicrobial Alginate Dressing is a high gelling, high strength dressing that utilizes a sophisticated ionic transfer technology to deliver low levels of silver.

  • ALGICELL® Alginate Wound Dressings are highly absorptive, high integrity products designed to manage moderate to heavily exudating partial- or full-thickness wounds.

  • ALGISITE* M is a fast-gelling calcium alginate dressing that forms a hydrophilic gel when in contact with exudate. Helps create and maintain a moist wound environment.

  • AMERX® Calcium Alginate Dressings feature a sterile, conformable pad that enhances patient comfort. Quickly forms a hydrophilic gel to protect and cover the wound bed. Easy to pack, tuck or apply over irregularly shaped wounds.

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