ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UQ44ZZ

Repair Uterine Supporting Structure, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0UQ44ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0UQ44ZZ
Short Description: Repair Uterine Supporting Structure, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Repair Uterine Supporting Structure, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0UQ44ZZ

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The code 0UQ44ZZ is a billable procedure code.

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) published an update to the ICD-10-PCS procedure codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code was replaced in the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • 0UQ48ZZ - Repair Uterine Supporting Structure, Endo


ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0U - Female Reproductive System
Operation 0UQ - Repair
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
4 - Uterine Supporting Structure 4 - Percutaneous Endoscopic Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Repair
Definition:
Restoring, to the extent possible, a body part to its normal anatomic structure and function
Explanation:
Used only when the method to accomplish the repair is not one of the other root operations
Includes:
Colostomy takedown, suture of laceration
Body Part Uterine Supporting Structure
Includes:
Broad ligament
Infundibulopelvic ligament
Ovarian ligament
Round ligament of uterus
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

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0UQ44ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0UQ44ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 907 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH MCC
  • 908 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH CC
  • 909 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 957 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH MCC
  • 958 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH CC
  • 959 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITHOUT CC/MCC

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