ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V24X0Z

Change Drainage Device in Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, External Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Males Only
ICD-10-PCS: 0V24X0Z
Short Description:Change Drain Dev in Prostate/Seminal Ves, Extern Approach
Long Description:Change Drainage Device in Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, External Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0V24X0Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of change drainage device in prostate and seminal vesicles, external approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0V24X0Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the male reproductive system body system, classified under the change operation. The applicable body part is prostate and seminal vesicles.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 V Body System Male Reproductive System
Character 3 2 Operation Change Urinary catheter change, gastrostomy tube change
Character 4 4 Body Part Prostate and Seminal Vesicles
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 0 Device Drainage Device Thoracostomy tube
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

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 0V24X0Z 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.