ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V554ZZ

Destruction of Scrotum, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V554ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0V554ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Scrotum, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach
Long Description: Destruction of Scrotum, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V554ZZ

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The code 0V554ZZ 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 4 - Percutaneous Endoscopic 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 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 0V554ZZ:

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

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