ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U578ZZ

Destruction of Bilateral Fallopian Tubes, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U578ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0U578ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Bilateral Fallopian Tubes, Endo
Long Description: Destruction of Bilateral Fallopian Tubes, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0U578ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0U578ZZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0U5 - Destruction
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
7 - Fallopian Tubes, Bilateral 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic 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
Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0U578ZZ:

Non-covered Procedure Codes Sterilization - this code is intended for the procedure codes shown below are identified as non-covered procedures only when icd-10-cm diagnosis code z30.2 (encounter for sterilization) is listed as the principal diagnosis or secondary diagnosis.Procedures for females only - this code is intended for procedures for females only.

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0U578ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 744 - D&C, CONIZATION, LAPAROSCOPY AND TUBAL INTERRUPTION WITH CC/MCC
  • 745 - D&C, CONIZATION, LAPAROSCOPY AND TUBAL INTERRUPTION WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 783 - CESAREAN SECTION WITH STERILIZATION WITH MCC
  • 784 - CESAREAN SECTION WITH STERILIZATION WITH CC
  • 785 - CESAREAN SECTION WITH STERILIZATION WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 796 - VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH STERILIZATION/D&C WITH MCC
  • 797 - VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH STERILIZATION/D&C WITH CC
  • 798 - VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH STERILIZATION/D&C WITHOUT CC/MCC

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