ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 089B0ZX

Drainage of Left Choroid, Open Approach, Diagnostic

Version 2019 Billable Code
ICD-10-PCS: 089B0ZX
Short Description:Drainage of Left Choroid, Open Approach, Diagnostic
Long Description:Drainage of Left Choroid, Open Approach, Diagnostic

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 089B0ZX is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of drainage of left choroid, open approach, diagnostic. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 089B0ZX is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the eye body system, classified under the drainage operation. The applicable body part is choroid, left.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 8 Body System Eye
Character 3 9 Operation Drainage Thoracentesis, incision and drainage
Character 4 B Body Part Choroid, Left
Character 5 0 Approach Open Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
Character 6 Z Device No Device
Character 7 X Qualifier Diagnostic

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 089B0ZX is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 116 - INTRAOCULAR PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 117 - INTRAOCULAR PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 089B0ZX 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.