2022 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0FTC8ZZ

Resection of Ampulla of Vater, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:0FTC8ZZ
Short Description:Resection of Ampulla of Vater, Endo
Long Description:Resection of Ampulla of Vater, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

0FTC8ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of resection of ampulla of vater, via natural or artificial opening endoscopic. The code is valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0FTC8ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the hepatobiliary system and pancreas body system, classified under the resection operation. The applicable bodypart is ampulla of vater.

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 T Resection

Involves:
Cutting out or off, without replacement, all of a body part

Includes:
  • Total nephrectomy, total lobectomy of lung
4 BodyPart C Ampulla of Vater Includes:
  • Duodenal ampulla
  • Hepatopancreatic ampulla
5 Approach 8 Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Involves:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure

6 Device Z No Device

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the sixth character to indicate that a specific device does not apply to the procedure.

7 Qualifier Z No Qualifier

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the seventh character to indicate that a specific qualifier does not apply to the procedure.

Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping

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 0FTC8ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2021 through 09/30/2022.

MS-DRG MS-DRG Title MCD Relative Weight
356OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC064.3078
357OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC062.2685
358OTHER DIGESTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC061.3491
408BILIARY TRACT PROCEDURES EXCEPT ONLY CHOLECYSTECTOMY WITH OR WITHOUT C.D.E. WITH MCC073.7529
409BILIARY TRACT PROCEDURES EXCEPT ONLY CHOLECYSTECTOMY WITH OR WITHOUT C.D.E. WITH CC072.1164
410BILIARY TRACT PROCEDURES EXCEPT ONLY CHOLECYSTECTOMY WITH OR WITHOUT C.D.E. WITHOUT CC/MCC071.5683

The relative weight of a diagnostic related group determines the reimbursement rate based on the severity of a patient's illness and the associated cost of care during hospitalization.

Convert 0FTC8ZZ 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. These 2022 ICD-10-PCS codes are to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022.

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.