ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 001U4J7

Bypass Spinal Canal to Urinary Tract with Synthetic Substitute, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code New Code
ICD-10-PCS: 001U4J7
Short Description:Bypass Spinal Canal to Urinary Tract w Synth Sub, Perc Endo
Long Description:Bypass Spinal Canal to Urinary Tract with Synthetic Substitute, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 001U4J7 is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of bypass spinal canal to urinary tract with synthetic substitute, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 001U4J7 is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the central nervous system and cranial nerves body system, classified under the bypass operation. The applicable body part is spinal canal.

New 2019 ICD-10-PCS Code

001U4J7 is new to ICD-10-PCS code set for the FY 2019, effective October 1, 2018.

Replacement Code

001U4J7 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s):

  • 001U3J7 - Bypass Spinal Canal to Urinary Tract w Synth Sub, Perc

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 0 Body System Central Nervous System and Cranial Nerves
Character 3 1 Operation Bypass Coronary artery bypass, colostomy formation
Character 4 U Body Part Spinal Canal Vertebral canal
Character 5 4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 J Device Synthetic Substitute Zimmer(R) NexGen(R) LPS-Flex Mobile Knee
Character 7 7 Qualifier Urinary Tract

Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 001U4J7 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 028 - SPINAL PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 029 - SPINAL PROCEDURES WITH CC OR SPINAL NEUROSTIMULATORS
  • 030 - SPINAL PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 820 - LYMPHOMA AND LEUKEMIA WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITH MCC
  • 821 - LYMPHOMA AND LEUKEMIA WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITH CC
  • 822 - LYMPHOMA AND LEUKEMIA WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 826 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITH MCC
  • 827 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITH CC
  • 828 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH MAJOR O.R. PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC

What is ICD-10-PCS?

The ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) is a catalog of procedural codes used by medical professionals for hospital inpatient healthcare settings. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) maintain the catalog in the U.S. releasing yearly updates.

Each ICD-10-PCS code has a structure of seven alphanumeric characters and contains no decimals. The first character defines the major "section". Depending on the "section" the second through seventh characters mean different things.