ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UN97ZZ

Release Uterus, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UN97ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UN97ZZ
Short Description: Release Uterus, Via Natural or Artificial Opening
Long Description: Release Uterus, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UN97ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0UN97ZZ 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 7 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening 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 Via Natural or Artificial Opening
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UN97ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0UN97ZZ 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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