2021 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0M9800Z

Drainage of Left Hand Bursa and Ligament with Drainage Device, Open Approach

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:0M9800Z
Short Description:Drainage of L Hand Bursa/Lig with Drain Dev, Open Approach
Long Description:Drainage of Left Hand Bursa and Ligament with Drainage Device, Open Approach

0M9800Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of drainage of left hand bursa and ligament with drainage device, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0M9800Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the bursae and ligaments body system, classified under the drainage operation. The applicable bodypart is hand bursa and ligament, left.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System M Bursae and Ligaments
3 Operation 9 Drainage

Involves:
Taking or letting out fluids and/or gases from a body part

Explanation:
The qualifier DIAGNOSTIC is used to identify drainage procedures that are biopsies

Involves:
Taking or letting out fluids and/or gases from a body part

Explanation:
The qualifier DIAGNOSTIC is used to identify drainage procedures that are biopsies

Includes:
  • Thoracentesis, incision and drainage
  • Thoracentesis, incision and drainage
4 BodyPart 8 Hand Bursa and Ligament, Left Includes:
  • Carpometacarpal ligament
  • Intercarpal ligament
  • Interphalangeal ligament
  • Lunotriquetral ligament
  • Metacarpal ligament
  • Metacarpophalangeal ligament
  • Pisohamate ligament
  • Pisometacarpal ligament
  • Scaphotrapezium ligament
  • Carpometacarpal ligament
  • Intercarpal ligament
  • Interphalangeal ligament
  • Lunotriquetral ligament
  • Metacarpal ligament
  • Metacarpophalangeal ligament
  • Pisohamate ligament
  • Pisometacarpal ligament
  • Scaphotrapezium ligament
5 Approach 0 Open

Involves:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Involves:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

6 Device 0 Drainage Device Includes:
  • Cystostomy tube
  • Foley catheter
  • Percutaneous nephrostomy catheter
  • Thoracostomy tube
  • Cystostomy tube
  • Foley catheter
  • Percutaneous nephrostomy catheter
  • Thoracostomy tube
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 0M9800Z is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2021.

MS-DRG MS-DRG Title MCD Relative Weight
513HAND OR WRIST PROCEDURES, EXCEPT MAJOR THUMB OR JOINT PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC081.559
514HAND OR WRIST PROCEDURES, EXCEPT MAJOR THUMB OR JOINT PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC080.9942
957OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH MCC247.4208
958OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH CC244.2054
959OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITHOUT CC/MCC242.7342

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 0M9800Z 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 2021 ICD-10-PCS codes are to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

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.