2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UL

Female Reproductive System, Occlusion

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

0UL is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable procedure code used to indicate the performance of female reproductive system, occlusion.

The procedure code 0UL is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the female reproductive system body system, classified under the occlusion operation.

Short Description:Female Reproductive System, Occlusion
Long Description:Female Reproductive System, Occlusion

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 U Body System Female Reproductive System
Character 3 L Operation Occlusion Fallopian tube ligation, ligation of inferior vena cava
Character 4 Body Part
Character 5 Approach
Character 6 Device
Character 7 Qualifier

What is ICD-10-PCS?

The ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) is a catalog of procedural codes used by medical professionals for hospital inpatient healthcare settings. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) maintain the catalog in the U.S. releasing yearly updates. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

Each ICD-10-PCS code has a structure of seven alphanumeric characters and contains no decimals. The first character defines the major "section". Depending on the "section" the second through seventh characters mean different things.