2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0THB0MZ

Insertion of Stimulator Lead into Bladder, Open Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code Non-covered Procedure Codes Not Covered Medicare

Valid for Submission

0THB0MZ is a billable procedure code but might not be covered by Medicare. 0THB0MZ is used to indicate the performance of insertion of stimulator lead into bladder, open approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0THB0MZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the urinary system body system, classified under the insertion operation. The applicable bodypart is bladder.

ICD-10-PCS:0THB0MZ
Short Description:Insertion of Stimulator Lead into Bladder, Open Approach
Long Description:Insertion of Stimulator Lead into Bladder, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System T Urinary System
3 Operation H Insertion

Involves:
Putting in a nonbiological appliance that monitors, assists, performs, or prevents a physiological function but does not physically take the place of a body part

Includes:

  • Insertion of radioactive implant, insertion of central venous catheter

4 BodyPart B Bladder

Includes:

  • Trigone of bladder

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 M Stimulator Lead
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.

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

Diagnostic Related Groups

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 0THB0MZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 662 - MINOR BLADDER PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 663 - MINOR BLADDER PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 664 - MINOR BLADDER PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 0THB0MZ 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. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

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.