ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V550ZZ

Destruction of Scrotum, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V550ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0V550ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Scrotum, Open Approach
Long Description: Destruction of Scrotum, Open Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V550ZZ

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The code 0V550ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0V5 - Destruction
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
5 - Scrotum 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Destruction
Physical eradication of all or a portion of a body part by the direct use of energy, force, or a destructive agent
None of the body part is physically taken out
Fulguration of rectal polyp, cautery of skin lesion
Approach Open
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0V550ZZ:

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

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