ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UNC3ZZ

Release Cervix, Percutaneous Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UNC3ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UNC3ZZ
Short Description: Release Cervix, Percutaneous Approach
Long Description: Release Cervix, Percutaneous Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UNC3ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0UNC3ZZ 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
C - Cervix 3 - Percutaneous 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
Approach Percutaneous
Definition:
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

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UNC3ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0UNC3ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 749 - OTHER FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 750 - OTHER FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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