2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 03170JF

Bypass Right Brachial Artery to Lower Arm Vein with Synthetic Substitute, Open Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

03170JF is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of bypass right brachial artery to lower arm vein with synthetic substitute, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 03170JF is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the upper arteries body system, classified under the bypass operation. The applicable bodypart is brachial artery, right.

ICD-10-PCS:03170JF
Short Description:Bypass R Brach Art to Low Arm Vein w Synth Sub, Open
Long Description:Bypass Right Brachial Artery to Lower Arm Vein with Synthetic Substitute, Open Approach

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 7 BodyPart Brachial Artery, Right Superior ulnar collateral 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 J Device Synthetic Substitute Zimmer(R) NexGen(R) LPS-Flex Mobile Knee
Character 7 F Qualifier Lower Arm Vein

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 03170JF is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 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

Convert 03170JF 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.