ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0L5N0ZZ

Destruction of Right Lower Leg Tendon, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0L5N0ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0L5N0ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Right Lower Leg Tendon, Open Approach
Long Description: Destruction of Right Lower Leg Tendon, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0L5N0ZZ

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The code 0L5N0ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0L - Tendons
Operation 0L5 - Destruction
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
N - Lower Leg Tendon, Right 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Destruction
Definition:
Physical eradication of all or a portion of a body part by the direct use of energy, force, or a destructive agent
Explanation:
None of the body part is physically taken out
Includes:
Fulguration of rectal polyp, cautery of skin lesion
Body Part Lower Leg Tendon, Left
Lower Leg Tendon, Right
Includes:
Achilles tendon
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0L5N0ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 500 - SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 501 - SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 502 - SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 628 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 629 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 630 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. 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
  • 957 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH MCC
  • 958 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH CC
  • 959 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITHOUT CC/MCC

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