Orthopaedic Surgery Washout Procedure OPCS codes Draft



Coding system
OPCS-4
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/orthopaedic-surgery-washout-procedure-opcs-codes
Version
395437c6

Versions

Description

Surgical post-operative washout + debridement codes

Signed off by

  • salma chaudhury, (March 2, 2021)
  • Allison Rodgers, (March 2, 2021)
Code Description
W80 Debridement and irrigation of joint
W80.1 Open debridement and irrigation of joint
W80.2 Open debridement of joint NEC
W80.3 Open irrigation of joint NEC
W80.8 Other specified debridement and irrigation of joint
W80.9 Unspecified debridement and irrigation of joint
W81.3 Drainage of joint
W81.4 Incision of joint NEC
W81.5 Exploration of joint NEC
W85.2 Endoscopic irrigation of knee joint