|Character 1||0||Section||Medical and Surgical|
|Character 2||U||Body System||Female Reproductive System|
|Character 3||W||Operation||Revision||Adjustment of position of pacemaker lead, recementing of hip prosthesis|
|Character 4||8||Body Part||Fallopian Tube|
|Character 5||X||Approach||External||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|
|Character 6||C||Device||Extraluminal Device||REALIZE(R) Adjustable Gastric Band|
|Character 7||Z||Qualifier||No Qualifier|
The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:
Convert 0UW8XCZ to ICD-9-PCS
The following crosswalk between ICD-10-PCS to ICD-9-PCS is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:
What is ICD-10-PCS?
The ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) is a catalog of procedural codes used by medical professionals for hospital inpatient healthcare settings. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) maintain the catalog in the U.S. releasing yearly updates.
Each ICD-10-PCS code has a structure of seven alphanumeric characters and contains no decimals. The first character defines the major "section". Depending on the "section" the second through seventh characters mean different things.