ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UC40ZZ

Extirpate matter from Uterine Support Struct, Open

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UC40ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UC40ZZ
Short Description: Extirpate matter from Uterine Support Struct, Open
Long Description: Extirpation of Matter from Uterine Supporting Structure, Open Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UC40ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0UC40ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0UC - Extirpation
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
4 - Uterine Supporting Structure 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Extirpation
Definition:
Taking or cutting out solid matter from a body part
Explanation:
The solid matter may be an abnormal byproduct of a biological function or a foreign body; it may be imbedded in a body part or in the lumen of a tubular body part. The solid matter may or may not have been previously broken into pieces
Includes:
Thrombectomy, choledocholithotomy
Body Part Uterine Supporting Structure
Includes:
Broad ligament
Infundibulopelvic ligament
Ovarian ligament
Round ligament of uterus
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UC40ZZ:

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

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