2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0DN70ZZ

Release Stomach, Pylorus, Open Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

0DN70ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of release stomach, pylorus, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0DN70ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the gastrointestinal system body system, classified under the release operation. The applicable bodypart is stomach, pylorus.

ICD-10-PCS: 0DN70ZZ
Short Description:Release Stomach, Pylorus, Open Approach
Long Description:Release Stomach, Pylorus, Open 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 N Operation Release Adhesiolysis, carpal tunnel release
Character 4 7 BodyPart Stomach, Pylorus Pyloric sphincter
Character 5 0 Approach Open Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose 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 0DN70ZZ 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 0DN70ZZ 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.