ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPH01Z

Remove Radioact Elem from Vagina & Cul-de-sac, Open

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPH01Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0UPH01Z
Short Description: Remove Radioact Elem from Vagina & Cul-de-sac, Open
Long Description: Removal of Radioactive Element from Vagina and Cul-de-sac, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UPH01Z

Valid for Submission
The code 0UPH01Z 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
H - Vagina and Cul-de-sac 0 - Open 1 - Radioactive Element 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 Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
Device Radioactive Element
Includes:
Brachytherapy seeds

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UPH01Z:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0UPH01Z 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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