ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPDXHZ

Remove Contracep Dev from Uterus & Cervix, Extern

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPDXHZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UPDXHZ
Short Description: Remove Contracep Dev from Uterus & Cervix, Extern
Long Description: Removal of Contraceptive Device from Uterus and Cervix, External Approach

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

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

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0UP - Removal
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
D - Uterus and Cervix X - External H - Contraceptive Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Removal
Definition:
Taking out or off a device from a body part
Explanation:
If a device is taken out and a similar device put in without cutting or puncturing the skin or mucous membrane, the procedure is coded to the root operation CHANGE. Otherwise, the procedure for taking out a device is coded to the root operation REMOVAL
Includes:
Drainage tube removal, cardiac pacemaker removal
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 0UPDXHZ:

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

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