2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0F7

Hepatobiliary System and Pancreas, Dilation

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

0F7 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable procedure code used to indicate the performance of hepatobiliary system and pancreas, dilation.

The procedure code 0F7 is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the hepatobiliary system and pancreas body system, classified under the dilation operation.

ICD-10-PCS:0F7
Short Description:Hepatobiliary System and Pancreas, Dilation
Long Description:Hepatobiliary System and Pancreas, Dilation

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System F Hepatobiliary System and Pancreas
3 Operation 7 Dilation

Involves:
Expanding an orifice or the lumen of a tubular body part

Explanation:
The orifice can be a natural orifice or an artificially created orifice. Accomplished by stretching a tubular body part using intraluminal pressure or by cutting part of the orifice or wall of the tubular body part

Includes:

  • Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty, internal urethrotomy

4 Body Part
5 Approach
6 Device
7 Qualifier

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.