ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UC97ZZ

Extirpation of Matter from Uterus, Via Opening

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UC97ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UC97ZZ
Short Description: Extirpation of Matter from Uterus, Via Opening
Long Description: Extirpation of Matter from Uterus, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UC97ZZ

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The code 0UC97ZZ 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
9 - Uterus 7 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening 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 Uterus
Includes:
Fundus uteri
Myometrium
Perimetrium
Uterine cornu
Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UC97ZZ:

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

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