ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UHC71Z

Insertion of Radioactive Element into Cervix, Via Opening

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UHC71Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0UHC71Z
Short Description: Insertion of Radioactive Element into Cervix, Via Opening
Long Description: Insertion of Radioactive Element into Cervix, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UHC71Z

Valid for Submission
The code 0UHC71Z is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0UH - Insertion
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
C - Cervix 7 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening 1 - Radioactive Element Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Insertion
Definition:
Putting in a nonbiological appliance that monitors, assists, performs, or prevents a physiological function but does not physically take the place of a body part
Includes:
Insertion of radioactive implant, insertion of central venous catheter
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 Radioactive Element
Includes:
Brachytherapy seeds

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UHC71Z:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0UHC71Z is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 744 - D&C, CONIZATION, LAPAROSCOPY AND TUBAL INTERRUPTION WITH CC/MCC
  • 745 - D&C, CONIZATION, LAPAROSCOPY AND TUBAL INTERRUPTION WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 907 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH MCC
  • 908 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH CC
  • 909 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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