ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 03160ZT

Bypass Left Axillary Artery to Abdominal Artery, Open Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code New Code
ICD-10-PCS: 03160ZT
Short Description:Bypass Left Axillary Artery to Abd Art, Open Approach
Long Description:Bypass Left Axillary Artery to Abdominal Artery, Open Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 03160ZT is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of bypass left axillary artery to abdominal artery, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 03160ZT is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the upper arteries body system, classified under the bypass operation. The applicable body part is axillary artery, left.

New 2019 ICD-10-PCS Code

03160ZT is new to ICD-10-PCS code set for the FY 2019, effective October 1, 2018.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 3 Body System Upper Arteries
Character 3 1 Operation Bypass Coronary artery bypass, colostomy formation
Character 4 6 Body Part Axillary Artery, Left Thoracoacromial artery
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 T Qualifier Abdominal Artery

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 03160ZT is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 252 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 253 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 254 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 356 - OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 357 - OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 358 - OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 628 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 629 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 630 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 673 - OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 674 - OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 675 - OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT 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

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.