ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 057L4ZZ

Dilation of Intracranial Vein, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code Non-covered Procedure Codes Not Covered Medicare
ICD-10-PCS: 057L4ZZ
Short Description:Dilation of Intracranial Vein, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description:Dilation of Intracranial Vein, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 057L4ZZ is a billable procedure code but might not be covered by Medicare. 057L4ZZ is used to indicate the performance of dilation of intracranial vein, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 057L4ZZ 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 intracranial vein.

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 L Body Part Intracranial Vein Superior cerebral 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 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

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 057L4ZZ 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

Convert 057L4ZZ 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.

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.