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

Products with this code:

  • Exufiber® Ag+ is an antimicrobial gelling fiber dressing with high tensile strength and retention capacity featuring Hydrolock® Technology. Gels on contact with wound exudate to facilitate moist wound healing and ease of removal during dressing changes.

  • Flivasorb® and Flivasorb® Adhesive Super Absorbent Dressings are comprised of a flexible, non-adherent wound contact layer, highly absorbent gelling fiber core and a breathable polypropylene outer layer.

  • KALTOSTAT® Alginate Dressing forms an absorbent gel-fiber matrix on contact with fluid. Maintains a moist wound environment and facilitates atraumatic removal. Aids in the control of minor bleeding. Usable on infected wounds under the care of a health care professional.

  • Kendall™ Calcium Alginate Dressings interact with sodium present in wounds. The ion exchange creates a gel that provides the optimal moist environment for wound healing.

  • MANUKAMED MEDSAF® is a blended super absorbent gelling fiber dressing for heavy exuding wounds.

  • Maxorb® Extra Ag+ is a blend of calcium alginate and CMC fibers with antimicrobial silver with an extended 21 day wear time.

  • MedVance® Alginate is rich in mannuronic acid. Non-woven flat pad is for exuding wounds, and rope is for packing the cavities. Soft, hydrophilic gel is rapidly produced when in contact with wound exudate, which conforms to the contours of the wound and provides a moist wound healing environment.

  • Melgisorb® Ag is an absorbent calcium alginate dressing with silver. Effective against a broad spectrum of microorganisms.

  • Qwick™ is a superabsorbent conformable dressing with Aquaconductive™ technology.

  • Silverlon® Calcium Alginate dressing is a sterile, non-woven pad composed of high M alginate bonded to the Silverlon® contact layer, featuring ultra absorption and one piece removal.

Disclaimer: Information regarding coding, coverage and payment is provide as a service to users. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information. However, Kestrel Health Information, Inc. and its subsidiaries do not represent, guarantee or warranty that the coding, coverage and payment information is error-free or that payment will be received. Users should always verify coverage policy, medical necessity requirements and coding instructions, and should review bulletins issued by the specific payer.