ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V5N4ZZ

Destruction of Right Vas Deferens, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V5N4ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0V5N4ZZ
Short Description: Destruction of Right Vas Deferens, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Destruction of Right Vas Deferens, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V5N4ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0V5N4ZZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

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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.
  • 0V5N8ZZ - Destruction of Right Vas Deferens, Endo


ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0V5 - Destruction
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
N - Vas Deferens, Right 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
Body Part Vas Deferens
Vas Deferens, Bilateral
Vas Deferens, Left
Vas Deferens, Right
Includes:
Ductus deferens
Ejaculatory duct
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 0V5N4ZZ:

Non-covered Procedure Codes Sterilization - this code is intended for the procedure codes shown below are identified as non-covered procedures only when icd-10-cm diagnosis code z30.2 (encounter for sterilization) is listed as the principal diagnosis or secondary diagnosis.Procedures for males only - this code is intended for procedures for males only.

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