ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UN90ZZ

Release Uterus, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UN90ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UN90ZZ
Short Description: Release Uterus, Open Approach
Long Description: Release Uterus, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UN90ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0UN90ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0UN - Release
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
9 - Uterus 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Release
Definition:
Freeing a body part from an abnormal physical constraint by cutting or by the use of force
Explanation:
Some of the restraining tissue may be taken out but none of the body part is taken out
Includes:
Adhesiolysis, carpal tunnel release
Body Part Uterus
Includes:
Fundus uteri
Myometrium
Perimetrium
Uterine cornu
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UN90ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0UN90ZZ 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

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