2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 00QP0ZZ

Repair Glossopharyngeal Nerve, Open Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

00QP0ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of repair glossopharyngeal nerve, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 00QP0ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the central nervous system and cranial nerves body system, classified under the repair operation. The applicable bodypart is glossopharyngeal nerve.

ICD-10-PCS:00QP0ZZ
Short Description:Repair Glossopharyngeal Nerve, Open Approach
Long Description:Repair Glossopharyngeal Nerve, Open Approach

Replaced Code

00QP0ZZ was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s):

  • 00RP07Z - Replacement of Glossophar Nrv with Autol Sub, Open Approach
  • 00RP0JZ - Replacement of Glossophar Nrv with Synth Sub, Open Approach
  • 00RP0KZ - Replacement of Glossophar Nrv with Nonaut Sub, Open Approach
  • 00UP0JZ - Supplement Glossophar Nrv with Synth Sub, Open Approach
  • 00UP0KZ - Supplement Glossophar Nrv with Nonaut Sub, Open Approach

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 Q Operation Repair Colostomy takedown, suture of laceration
Character 4 P BodyPart Glossopharyngeal Nerve Tympanic nerve
Character 5 0 Approach Open Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
Character 6 Z Device No Device
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

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 00QP0ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 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

Convert 00QP0ZZ to ICD-9-PCS

The following crosswalk between ICD-10-PCS to ICD-9-PCS is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

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. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

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.