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    What would you use for 'road rash'. Motorcycle wipe out wearing shorts and a t-shirt. Debridement and skin grafting done but do I use open wound for diagnosis???

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    look under abrasion or friction burn.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    Thank you! That works perfectly!

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