ICD-10-PCS Code 021W0AH

Bypass Thor Aorta Desc to Brach Art w Autol Art, Open

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 021W0AH

ICD-10-PCS: 021W0AH
Short Description: Bypass Thor Aorta Desc to Brach Art w Autol Art, Open
Long Description: Bypass Thoracic Aorta, Descending to Brachial Artery with Autologous Arterial Tissue, Open Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 021W0AH

Valid for Submission
The code 021W0AH is a billable procedure code.

New 2019 ICD-10-PCS Code
021W0AH is new to ICD-10-PCS code set for the FY 2019, effective October 1, 2018.

Replacement Code Replacement Code
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-PCS diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s) listed below:
  • 021W0AB - Bypass Thor Aorta Desc to Subclav w Autol Art, Open


ICD-10-PCS Details

Code Designation Label Definition
0 Section Medical and Surgical
2 Body System Heart and Great Vessels
1 Operation Bypass Coronary artery bypass, colostomy formation
W Body Part Thoracic Aorta, Descending
0 Approach Open Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
A Device Autologous Arterial Tissue
H Qualifier Brachial Artery

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 021W0AH is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 037 - EXTRACRANIAL PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 038 - EXTRACRANIAL PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 039 - EXTRACRANIAL PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 270 - OTHER MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 271 - OTHER MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 272 - OTHER MAJOR CARDIOVASCULAR 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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