ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UJ38ZZ

Inspection of Ovary, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UJ38ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UJ38ZZ
Short Description: Inspection of Ovary, Endo
Long Description: Inspection of Ovary, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UJ38ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0UJ38ZZ 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) has published an update to the ICD-10-PCS diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s) listed below:
  • 0UJ34ZZ - Inspection of Ovary, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach


ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0UJ - Inspection
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
3 - Ovary 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Inspection
Definition:
Visually and/or manually exploring a body part
Explanation:
Visual exploration may be performed with or without optical instrumentation. Manual exploration may be performed directly or through intervening body layers
Includes:
Diagnostic arthroscopy, exploratory laparotomy
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 0UJ38ZZ:

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

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