ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UC44ZZ

Extirpate matter from Uterine Support Struct, Perc Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UC44ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UC44ZZ
Short Description: Extirpate matter from Uterine Support Struct, Perc Endo
Long Description: Extirpation of Matter from Uterine Supporting Structure, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UC44ZZ

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The code 0UC44ZZ is a billable procedure code.

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) published an update to the ICD-10-PCS procedure codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code was replaced in the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • 0UC48ZZ - Extirpation of Matter from Uterine Support Struct, Endo


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 4 - Percutaneous Endoscopic 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 Percutaneous Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UC44ZZ:

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

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