ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U940ZZ

Drainage of Uterine Supporting Structure, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U940ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0U940ZZ
Short Description: Drainage of Uterine Supporting Structure, Open Approach
Long Description: Drainage of Uterine Supporting Structure, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0U940ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0U940ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0U9 - Drainage
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
4 - Uterine Supporting Structure 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Drainage
Definition:
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
Body Part Uterine Supporting Structure
Includes:
Broad ligament
Infundibulopelvic ligament
Ovarian ligament
Round ligament of uterus
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0U940ZZ:

Procedures for females only - this code is intended for procedures for females only.

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