ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 08F5XZZ

Fragmentation in Left Vitreous, External Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 08F5XZZ

Short Description: Fragmentation in Left Vitreous, External Approach
Long Description: Fragmentation in Left Vitreous, External Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 08F5XZZ

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The code 08F5XZZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 08 - Eye
Operation 08F - Fragmentation
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
5 - Vitreous, Left X - External Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Fragmentation
Breaking solid matter in a body part into pieces
Physical force (e.g., manual, ultrasonic) applied directly or indirectly is used to break the solid matter into pieces. The solid matter may be an abnormal byproduct of a biological function or a foreign body. The pieces of solid matter are not taken out
Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy, transurethral lithotripsy
Body Part Vitreous, Left
Vitreous, Right
Vitreous body
Approach External
Procedures performed directly on the skin or mucous membrane and procedures performed indirectly by the application of external force through the skin or mucous membrane

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