2022 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 08CN3ZZ

Extirpation of Matter from Right Upper Eyelid, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:08CN3ZZ
Short Description:Extirpation of Matter from Right Upper Eyelid, Perc Approach
Long Description:Extirpation of Matter from Right Upper Eyelid, Percutaneous Approach

08CN3ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of extirpation of matter from right upper eyelid, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 08CN3ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the eye body system, classified under the extirpation operation. The applicable bodypart is upper eyelid, right.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System 8 Eye
3 Operation C Extirpation

Involves:
Taking or cutting out solid matter from a body part

Explanation:
The solid matter may be an abnormal byproduct of a biological function or a foreign body; it may be imbedded in a body part or in the lumen of a tubular body part. The solid matter may or may not have been previously broken into pieces

Includes:
  • Thrombectomy, choledocholithotomy
4 BodyPart N Upper Eyelid, Right Includes:
  • Lateral canthus
  • Levator palpebrae superioris muscle
  • Orbicularis oculi muscle
  • Superior tarsal plate
5 Approach 3 Percutaneous

Involves:
Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure

6 Device Z No Device

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the sixth character to indicate that a specific device does not apply to the procedure.

7 Qualifier Z No Qualifier

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the seventh character to indicate that a specific qualifier does not apply to the procedure.

Convert 08CN3ZZ 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. These 2022 ICD-10-PCS codes are to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022.

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.