ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V5H4ZZ

Destruction of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V5H4ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0V5H4ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Destruction of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V5H4ZZ

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The code 0V5H4ZZ is a billable procedure code.

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) published an update to the ICD-10-PCS procedure codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code was replaced in the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • 0V5H8ZZ - Destruction of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Endo


ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0V5 - Destruction
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
H - Spermatic Cords, Bilateral 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 0V5H4ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0V5H4ZZ 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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