ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UNKXZZ

Release Hymen, External Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UNKXZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UNKXZZ
Short Description: Release Hymen, External Approach
Long Description: Release Hymen, External Approach

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

Valid for Submission
The code 0UNKXZZ 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
K - Hymen X - External 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 External
Definition:
Procedures performed directly on the skin or mucous membrane and procedures performed indirectly by the application of external force through the skin or mucous membrane

Code Edits

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

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

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

  • 746 - VAGINA, CERVIX AND VULVA PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 747 - VAGINA, CERVIX AND VULVA PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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