ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPHX1Z

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

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UPHX1Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0UPHX1Z
Short Description: Remove Radioact Elem from Vagina & Cul-de-sac, Extern
Long Description: Removal of Radioactive Element from Vagina and Cul-de-sac, External Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UPHX1Z

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The code 0UPHX1Z 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 X - External 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 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
Device Radioactive Element
Includes:
Brachytherapy seeds

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UPHX1Z:

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

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