ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V5C3ZZ

Destruction of Bilateral Testes, Percutaneous Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V5C3ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0V5C3ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Bilateral Testes, Percutaneous Approach
Long Description: Destruction of Bilateral Testes, Percutaneous Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V5C3ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0V5C3ZZ 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
C - Testes, Bilateral 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 0V5C3ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0V5C3ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 711 - TESTES PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 712 - TESTES PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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