ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 057F4Z1

Dilation of Left Cephalic Vein using Drug-Coated Balloon, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code New Code
ICD-10-PCS: 057F4Z1
Short Description:Dilate L Cephalic Vein w Drug Blln, Perc Endo
Long Description:Dilation of Left Cephalic Vein using Drug-Coated Balloon, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 057F4Z1 is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of dilation of left cephalic vein using drug-coated balloon, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 057F4Z1 is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the upper veins body system, classified under the dilation operation. The applicable body part is cephalic vein, left.

New 2019 ICD-10-PCS Code

057F4Z1 is new to ICD-10-PCS code set for the FY 2019, effective October 1, 2018.

Replacement Code

057F4Z1 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s):

  • 057F4ZZ - Dilation of Left Cephalic Vein, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 5 Body System Upper Veins
Character 3 7 Operation Dilation Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, internal urethrotomy
Character 4 F Body Part Cephalic Vein, Left Accessory cephalic vein
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 Z Device No Device
Character 7 1 Qualifier Drug-Coated Balloon

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 057F4Z1 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

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.