ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPDXDZ

Removal of Intraluminal Device from Uterus and Cervix, External Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Females Only
Short Description:Remove of Intralum Dev from Uterus & Cervix, Extern Approach
Long Description:Removal of Intraluminal Device from Uterus and Cervix, External Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0UPDXDZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of removal of intraluminal device from uterus and cervix, external approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0UPDXDZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the female reproductive system body system, classified under the removal operation. The applicable body part is uterus and cervix.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 U Body System Female Reproductive System
Character 3 P Operation Removal Drainage tube removal, cardiac pacemaker removal
Character 4 D Body Part Uterus and Cervix
Character 5 X Approach External 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
Character 6 D Device Intraluminal Device Zenith(R) Renu(tm) AAA Ancillary Graft
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

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:

Convert 0UPDXDZ 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.

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.