ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U9530Z

Drainage of Right Fallopian Tube with Drainage Device, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Females Only
ICD-10-PCS:0U9530Z
Short Description:Drainage of R Fallopian Tube with Drain Dev, Perc Approach
Long Description:Drainage of Right Fallopian Tube with Drainage Device, Percutaneous Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0U9530Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of drainage of right fallopian tube with drainage device, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0U9530Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the female reproductive system body system, classified under the drainage operation. The applicable body part is fallopian tube, right.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 U Body System Female Reproductive System
Character 3 9 Operation Drainage Thoracentesis, incision and drainage
Character 4 5 Body Part Fallopian Tube, Right Uterine tube
Character 5 3 Approach Percutaneous Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure
Character 6 0 Device Drainage Device Thoracostomy tube
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

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Convert 0U9530Z 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.

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.