2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 037344Z

Dilation of Right Subclavian Artery with Drug-eluting Intraluminal Device, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

037344Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of dilation of right subclavian artery with drug-eluting intraluminal device, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 037344Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the upper arteries body system, classified under the dilation operation. The applicable bodypart is subclavian artery, right.

ICD-10-PCS:037344Z
Short Description:Dilate R Subclav Art w Drug-elut Intra, Perc Endo
Long Description:Dilation of Right Subclavian Artery with Drug-eluting Intraluminal Device, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Replaced Code

037344Z was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s):

  • 037345Z - Dilate of R Subclav Art with 2 Drug-elut, Perc Endo Approach
  • 037346Z - Dilate of R Subclav Art with 3 Drug-elut, Perc Endo Approach
  • 037347Z - Dilate of R Subclav Art with 4 Drug-elut, Perc Endo 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 7 Operation Dilation Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, internal urethrotomy
Character 4 3 BodyPart Subclavian Artery, Right Internal thoracic artery
Character 5 4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 4 Device Intraluminal Device, Drug-eluting
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

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 037344Z 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 037344Z 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.