Wiki Debridement of superficial Hip wound

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Procedure stated on OP note: Debridement of superficial wound of hip.

Dx on OP note: Superficial wound infection Hip

Incision was made over the cutaneous area of drainage. A large subcutaneous collection of waht appreaded to be proteinacous fluid and pocket of fluid were removed. Very little purulece was found. Hip was taken through a full range of motion ot express any fluid that might be coming from the hip, but just could not be ascertained w/ palpating finger. Pernrose drain was placed.

Should I use 11060 or 11042? I see more of an Incision and drainage than debridement. Any ideas or opinions?

Thank you in advance!:confused:
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