ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPH41Z

Remove Radioact Elem from Vagina & Cul-de-sac, Perc Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPH41Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0UPH41Z
Short Description: Remove Radioact Elem from Vagina & Cul-de-sac, Perc Endo
Long Description: Removal of Radioactive Element from Vagina and Cul-de-sac, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UPH41Z

Valid for Submission
The code 0UPH41Z 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 4 - Percutaneous Endoscopic 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 Percutaneous Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Device Radioactive Element
Includes:
Brachytherapy seeds

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UPH41Z:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0UPH41Z 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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