ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0DQ18ZZ

Repair Upper Esophagus, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0DQ18ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0DQ18ZZ
Short Description: Repair Upper Esophagus, Endo
Long Description: Repair Upper Esophagus, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0DQ18ZZ

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The code 0DQ18ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0D - Gastrointestinal System
Operation 0DQ - Repair
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
1 - Esophagus, Upper 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Repair
Definition:
Restoring, to the extent possible, a body part to its normal anatomic structure and function
Explanation:
Used only when the method to accomplish the repair is not one of the other root operations
Includes:
Colostomy takedown, suture of laceration
Body Part Esophagus, Upper
Includes:
Cervical esophagus
Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0DQ18ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 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
  • 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

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