2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0D138K9

Bypass Lower Esophagus to Duodenum with Nonautologous Tissue Substitute, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

0D138K9 is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of bypass lower esophagus to duodenum with nonautologous tissue substitute, via natural or artificial opening endoscopic. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0D138K9 is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the gastrointestinal system body system, classified under the bypass operation. The applicable bodypart is esophagus, lower.

ICD-10-PCS: 0D138K9
Short Description:Bypass Lower Esophagus to Duodenum with Nonaut Sub, Endo
Long Description:Bypass Lower Esophagus to Duodenum with Nonautologous Tissue Substitute, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 D Body System Gastrointestinal System
Character 3 1 Operation Bypass Coronary artery bypass, colostomy formation
Character 4 3 BodyPart Esophagus, Lower Abdominal esophagus
Character 5 8 Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 K Device Nonautologous Tissue Substitute Tissue bank graft
Character 7 9 Qualifier Duodenum

Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 0D138K9 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 326 - STOMACH, ESOPHAGEAL AND DUODENAL PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 327 - STOMACH, ESOPHAGEAL AND DUODENAL PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 328 - STOMACH, ESOPHAGEAL AND DUODENAL PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 0D138K9 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.