2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0DBLFZZ

Excision of Transverse Colon, Via Natural or Artificial Opening With Percutaneous Endoscopic Assistance

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

0DBLFZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of excision of transverse colon, via natural or artificial opening with percutaneous endoscopic assistance. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0DBLFZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the gastrointestinal system body system, classified under the excision operation. The applicable bodypart is transverse colon.

ICD-10-PCS:0DBLFZZ
Short Description:Excision of Transverse Colon, Via Opening w Perc Endo
Long Description:Excision of Transverse Colon, Via Natural or Artificial Opening With Percutaneous Endoscopic Assistance

Replacement Code

0DBLFZZ replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s):

  • 0DBL7ZZ - Excision of Transverse Colon, Via Opening

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 B Operation Excision Partial nephrectomy, liver biopsy
Character 4 L BodyPart Transverse Colon Splenic flexure
Character 5 F Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening With Percutaneous Endoscopic Assistance Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening and entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to aid in the performance of the procedure
Character 6 Z Device No Device
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

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 0DBLFZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 347 - ANAL AND STOMAL PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 348 - ANAL AND STOMAL PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 349 - ANAL AND STOMAL PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 628 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 629 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 630 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 0DBLFZZ 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.