2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UL63ZZ

Occlusion of Left Fallopian Tube, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code Procedures For Females Only

Valid for Submission

0UL63ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of occlusion of left fallopian tube, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0UL63ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the female reproductive system body system, classified under the occlusion operation. The applicable bodypart is fallopian tube, left.

ICD-10-PCS:0UL63ZZ
Short Description:Occlusion of Left Fallopian Tube, Percutaneous Approach
Long Description:Occlusion of Left Fallopian Tube, Percutaneous Approach

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System U Female Reproductive System
3 Operation L Occlusion

Involves:
Completely closing an orifice or the lumen of a tubular body part

Explanation:
The orifice can be a natural orifice or an artificially created orifice

Includes:

  • Fallopian tube ligation, ligation of inferior vena cava

4 BodyPart 6 Fallopian Tube, Left

Includes:

  • Oviduct
  • Salpinx
  • Uterine tube

5 Approach 3 Percutaneous

Involves:
Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure

6 Device Z No Device

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the sixth character to indicate that a specific device does not apply to the procedure.

7 Qualifier Z No Qualifier

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the seventh character to indicate that a specific qualifier does not apply to the procedure.

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 0UL63ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 736 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR OVARIAN OR ADNEXAL MALIGNANCY WITH MCC
  • 737 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR OVARIAN OR ADNEXAL MALIGNANCY WITH CC
  • 738 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR OVARIAN OR ADNEXAL MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 742 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 743 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 783 - CESAREAN SECTION WITH STERILIZATION WITH MCC
  • 784 - CESAREAN SECTION WITH STERILIZATION WITH CC
  • 785 - CESAREAN SECTION WITH STERILIZATION WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 796 - VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH STERILIZATION/D&C WITH MCC
  • 797 - VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH STERILIZATION/D&C WITH CC
  • 798 - VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH STERILIZATION/D&C WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 0UL63ZZ to ICD-9-PCS

The following crosswalk between ICD-10-PCS to ICD-9-PCS is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

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.