ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 08Q9XZZ

Repair Left Cornea, External Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 08Q9XZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 08Q9XZZ
Short Description: Repair Left Cornea, External Approach
Long Description: Repair Left Cornea, External Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 08Q9XZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 08Q9XZZ 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 08Q - Repair
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
9 - Cornea, Left X - External Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Repair
Definition:
Restoring, to the extent possible, a body part to its normal anatomic structure and function
Explanation:
Used only when the method to accomplish the repair is not one of the other root operations
Includes:
Colostomy takedown, suture of laceration
Approach External
Definition:
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

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 08Q9XZZ:

Non-covered Procedure Codes - this code is intended for the procedures codes identified here are always non-covered procedures.

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 08Q9XZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 116 - INTRAOCULAR PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 117 - INTRAOCULAR PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 907 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH MCC
  • 908 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH CC
  • 909 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 957 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH MCC
  • 958 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH CC
  • 959 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITHOUT CC/MCC

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