ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0FF5XZZ

Fragmentation in Right Hepatic Duct, External Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0FF5XZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0FF5XZZ
Short Description: Fragmentation in Right Hepatic Duct, External Approach
Long Description: Fragmentation in Right Hepatic Duct, External Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0FF5XZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0FF5XZZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) published an update to the ICD-10-PCS procedure codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code was replaced in the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • 0FF7XZZ - Fragmentation in Common Hepatic Duct, External Approach


ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0F - Hepatobiliary System and Pancreas
Operation 0FF - Fragmentation
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
5 - Hepatic Duct, Right X - External Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Fragmentation
Definition:
Breaking solid matter in a body part into pieces
Explanation:
Physical force (e.g., manual, ultrasonic) applied directly or indirectly is used to break the solid matter into pieces. The solid matter may be an abnormal byproduct of a biological function or a foreign body. The pieces of solid matter are not taken out
Includes:
Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy, transurethral lithotripsy
Approach External
Definition:
Procedures performed directly on the skin or mucous membrane and procedures performed indirectly by the application of external force through the skin or mucous membrane

Code Edits

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