2021 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 02RF08Z

Replacement of Aortic Valve with Zooplastic Tissue, Open Approach

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

02RF08Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of replacement of aortic valve with zooplastic tissue, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 02RF08Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the heart and great vessels body system, classified under the replacement operation. The applicable bodypart is aortic valve.

ICD-10-PCS:02RF08Z
Short Description:Replacement of Aortic Valve with Zooplastic, Open Approach
Long Description:Replacement of Aortic Valve with Zooplastic Tissue, Open Approach

Replaced Code

02RF08Z was replaced in the 2021 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s):

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System 2 Heart and Great Vessels
3 Operation R Replacement

Involves:
Putting in or on biological or synthetic material that physically takes the place and/or function of all or a portion of a body part

Explanation:
The body part may have been taken out or replaced, or may be taken out, physically eradicated, or rendered nonfunctional during the Replacement procedure. A Removal procedure is coded for taking out the device used in a previous replacement procedure

Involves:
Putting in or on biological or synthetic material that physically takes the place and/or function of all or a portion of a body part

Explanation:
The body part may have been taken out or replaced, or may be taken out, physically eradicated, or rendered nonfunctional during the Replacement procedure. A Removal procedure is coded for taking out the device used in a previous replacement procedure

Includes:
  • Total hip replacement, bone graft, free skin graft
  • Total hip replacement, bone graft, free skin graft
4 BodyPart F Aortic Valve Includes:
  • Aortic annulus
  • Aortic annulus
5 Approach 0 Open

Involves:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Involves:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

6 Device 8 Zooplastic Tissue
7 Qualifier Z No Qualifier

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the seventh character to indicate that a specific qualifier does not apply to the procedure.

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 02RF08Z is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2021.

Convert 02RF08Z 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. These 2021 ICD-10-PCS codes are to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

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.