Category: DermACELL

DermACELL receives coverage from Cigna

Posted on February 2, 2017

LifeNet Health is proud that Cigna Health Insurance is now covering Dermacell when used in association with covered medically necessary breast reconstruction procedures. Dermacell AWM has also been approved for coverage as medically necessary for diabetic foot ulcers when the following criteria are met: partial- or full-thickness diabetic foot ulcers of greater than four weeks … Continue reading “DermACELL receives coverage from Cigna”

Patients reconstructed with DermACELL as compared to AlloDerm RTU have significantly decreased number of days to drain removal and ‘red breast’ syndrome. Rates of other complications including seroma, infection, flap necrosis and explantation were equivalent. An article recently accepted and made available online by Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery compared the clinical outcomes between two acellular … Continue reading “Comparison of Different Acellular Dermal Matrices (ADM) in Breast Reconstruction: The 50/50 Study”