ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0DSM0ZZ

Reposition Descending Colon, Open Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code
ICD-10-PCS: 0DSM0ZZ
Short Description:Reposition Descending Colon, Open Approach
Long Description:Reposition Descending Colon, Open Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0DSM0ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of reposition descending colon, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0DSM0ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the gastrointestinal system body system, classified under the reposition operation. The applicable body part is descending colon.

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 S Operation Reposition Reposition of undescended testicle, fracture reduction
Character 4 M Body Part Descending Colon
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 0DSM0ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 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

Convert 0DSM0ZZ 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.

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.