2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0DCM4ZZ

Extirpation of Matter from Descending Colon, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

0DCM4ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of extirpation of matter from descending colon, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0DCM4ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the gastrointestinal system body system, classified under the extirpation operation. The applicable bodypart is descending colon.

ICD-10-PCS:0DCM4ZZ
Short Description:Extirpation of Matter from Descend Colon, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description:Extirpation of Matter from Descending Colon, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

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 C Operation Extirpation Thrombectomy, choledocholithotomy
Character 4 M BodyPart Descending Colon
Character 5 4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site 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 0DCM4ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 344 - MINOR SMALL AND LARGE BOWEL PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 345 - MINOR SMALL AND LARGE BOWEL PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 346 - MINOR SMALL AND LARGE BOWEL 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

Convert 0DCM4ZZ 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.