ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U9G70Z

Drainage of Vagina with Drainage Device, Via Opening

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U9G70Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0U9G70Z
Short Description: Drainage of Vagina with Drainage Device, Via Opening
Long Description: Drainage of Vagina with Drainage Device, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0U9G70Z

Valid for Submission
The code 0U9G70Z 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
G - Vagina 7 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening 0 - Drainage 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
Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach the site of the procedure
Device Drainage Device
Includes:
Cystostomy tube
Foley catheter
Percutaneous nephrostomy catheter
Thoracostomy tube

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0U9G70Z:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0U9G70Z is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 746 - VAGINA, CERVIX AND VULVA PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 747 - VAGINA, CERVIX AND VULVA PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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