ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U963ZX

Drainage of Left Fallopian Tube, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Females Only

Valid for Submission

0U963ZX is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of drainage of left fallopian tube, percutaneous approach, diagnostic. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0U963ZX is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the female reproductive system body system, classified under the drainage operation. The applicable bodypart is fallopian tube, left.

ICD-10-PCS: 0U963ZX
Short Description:Drainage of Left Fallopian Tube, Perc Approach, Diagn
Long Description:Drainage of Left Fallopian Tube, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

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 6 BodyPart Fallopian Tube, Left 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 Z Device No Device
Character 7 X Qualifier Diagnostic

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 0U963ZX is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 736 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR OVARIAN OR ADNEXAL MALIGNANCY WITH MCC
  • 737 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR OVARIAN OR ADNEXAL MALIGNANCY WITH CC
  • 738 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR OVARIAN OR ADNEXAL MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 742 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 743 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 0U963ZX 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.