2022 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0MQJ0ZZ

Repair Left Abdomen Bursa and Ligament, Open Approach

Version 2021
Billable Code

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS:0MQJ0ZZ
Short Description:Repair Left Abdomen Bursa and Ligament, Open Approach
Long Description:Repair Left Abdomen Bursa and Ligament, Open Approach

0MQJ0ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of repair left abdomen bursa and ligament, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0MQJ0ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the bursae and ligaments body system, classified under the repair operation. The applicable bodypart is abdomen bursa and ligament, left.

Replaced Code

0MQJ0ZZ was replaced in the 2022 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s):

ICD-10-PCS Details

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

Involves:
Restoring, to the extent possible, a body part to its normal anatomic structure and function

Explanation:
Used only when the method to accomplish the repair is not one of the other root operations

Includes:
  • Colostomy takedown, suture of laceration
4 BodyPart J Abdomen Bursa and Ligament, Left
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

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 0MQJ0ZZ 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
500SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITH MCC083.1895
501SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITH CC081.7541
502SOFT TISSUE PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC081.3328

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 0MQJ0ZZ 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.