ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V553ZZ

Destruction of Scrotum, Percutaneous Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V553ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0V553ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Scrotum, Percutaneous Approach
Long Description: Destruction of Scrotum, Percutaneous Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V553ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0V553ZZ 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 3 - Percutaneous Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Destruction
Definition:
Physical eradication of all or a portion of a body part by the direct use of energy, force, or a destructive agent
Explanation:
None of the body part is physically taken out
Includes:
Fulguration of rectal polyp, cautery of skin lesion
Approach Percutaneous
Definition:
Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0V553ZZ:

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

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