2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0BBB3ZX

Excision of Left Lower Lobe Bronchus, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

0BBB3ZX is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of excision of left lower lobe bronchus, percutaneous approach, diagnostic. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0BBB3ZX is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the respiratory system body system, classified under the excision operation. The applicable bodypart is lower lobe bronchus, left.

ICD-10-PCS:0BBB3ZX
Short Description:Excision of Left Lower Lobe Bronchus, Perc Approach, Diagn
Long Description:Excision of Left Lower Lobe Bronchus, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 B Body System Respiratory System
Character 3 B Operation Excision Partial nephrectomy, liver biopsy
Character 4 B BodyPart Lower Lobe Bronchus, Left
Character 5 3 Approach Percutaneous 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
Character 6 Z Device No Device
Character 7 X Qualifier Diagnostic

Convert 0BBB3ZX 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. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

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.