ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U9G8ZX

Drainage of Vagina, Endo, Diagn

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0U9G8ZX

ICD-10-PCS: 0U9G8ZX
Short Description: Drainage of Vagina, Endo, Diagn
Long Description: Drainage of Vagina, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic, Diagnostic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0U9G8ZX

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The code 0U9G8ZX 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 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Z - No Device X - Diagnostic

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 Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0U9G8ZX:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0U9G8ZX is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 579 - OTHER SKIN, SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE AND BREAST PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 580 - OTHER SKIN, SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE AND BREAST PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 581 - OTHER SKIN, SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE AND BREAST PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 746 - VAGINA, CERVIX AND VULVA PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 747 - VAGINA, CERVIX AND VULVA PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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