ICD-10-PCS Code 0U944ZZ

Drainage of Uterine Supporting Structure, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U944ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0U944ZZ
Short Description: Drainage of Uterine Supporting Structure, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Drainage of Uterine Supporting Structure, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0U944ZZ

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The code 0U944ZZ is a billable procedure code.

Replaced Code Deleted Code
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) published an update to the ICD-10-PCS procedure codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code was replaced in the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • 0U948ZZ - Drainage of Uterine Supporting Structure, Endo


ICD-10-PCS Details

Code Designation Label Definition
0 Section Medical and Surgical
U Body System Female Reproductive System
9 Operation Drainage Thoracentesis, incision and drainage
4 Body Part Uterine Supporting Structure Round ligament of uterus
4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Z Device No Device
Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

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

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