ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 05H04MZ

Insertion of Neurostimulator Lead into Azygos Vein, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

05H04MZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of insertion of neurostimulator lead into azygos vein, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 05H04MZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the upper veins body system, classified under the insertion operation. The applicable bodypart is azygos vein.

ICD-10-PCS: 05H04MZ
Short Description:Insertion of Neuro Lead into Azygos Vein, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description:Insertion of Neurostimulator Lead into Azygos Vein, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Replacement Code

05H04MZ replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s):

  • 01HY4MZ - Insertion of Neuro Lead into Periph Nrv, 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 H Operation Insertion Insertion of radioactive implant, insertion of central venous catheter
Character 4 0 BodyPart Azygos Vein Right subcostal 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 M Device Neurostimulator Lead
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Convert 05H04MZ 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.