2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 031B093

Bypass Right Radial Artery to Right Lower Arm Artery with Autologous Venous Tissue, Open Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

031B093 is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of bypass right radial artery to right lower arm artery with autologous venous tissue, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 031B093 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 radial artery, right.

ICD-10-PCS:031B093
Short Description:Bypass R Radial Art to R Low Arm Art w Autol Vn, Open
Long Description:Bypass Right Radial Artery to Right Lower Arm Artery with Autologous Venous Tissue, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System 3 Upper Arteries
3 Operation 1 Bypass

Involves:
Altering the route of passage of the contents of a tubular body part

Explanation:
Rerouting contents of a body part to a downstream area of the normal route, to a similar route and body part, or to an abnormal route and dissimilar body part. Includes one or more anastomoses, with or without the use of a device

Includes:

  • Coronary artery bypass, colostomy formation

4 BodyPart B Radial Artery, Right

Includes:

  • Radial recurrent artery

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

6 Device 9 Autologous Venous Tissue
7 Qualifier 3 Lower Arm Artery, Right

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 031B093 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 252 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 253 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 254 - OTHER VASCULAR PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 031B093 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.