2022 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 09M

Ear, Nose, Sinus, Reattachment

Version 2021
Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:09M
Short Description:Ear, Nose, Sinus, Reattachment
Long Description:Ear, Nose, Sinus, Reattachment

09M is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable procedure code used to indicate the performance of ear, nose, sinus, reattachment.

The procedure code 09M is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the ear, nose, sinus body system, classified under the reattachment operation.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System 9 Ear, Nose, Sinus
3 Operation M Reattachment

Involves:
Putting back in or on all or a portion of a separated body part to its normal location or other suitable location

Explanation:
Vascular circulation and nervous pathways may or may not be reestablished

Includes:
  • Reattachment of hand, reattachment of avulsed kidney
4 Body Part
5 Approach
6 Device
7 Qualifier

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.