ICD-10-PCS Code 00NQ0ZZ

Release Vagus Nerve, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 00NQ0ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 00NQ0ZZ
Short Description: Release Vagus Nerve, Open Approach
Long Description: Release Vagus Nerve, Open Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 00NQ0ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 00NQ0ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Code Designation Label Definition
0 Section Medical and Surgical
0 Body System Central Nervous System and Cranial Nerves
N Operation Release Adhesiolysis, carpal tunnel release
Q Body Part Vagus Nerve Tenth cranial nerve
0 Approach Open Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
Z Device No Device
Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 00NQ0ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 040 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 041 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITH CC OR PERIPHERAL NEUROSTIMULATOR
  • 042 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 133 - OTHER EAR, NOSE, MOUTH AND THROAT O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 134 - OTHER EAR, NOSE, MOUTH AND THROAT O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 907 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH MCC
  • 908 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH CC
  • 909 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 957 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH MCC
  • 958 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH CC
  • 959 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITHOUT CC/MCC

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