ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V953ZX

Drainage of Scrotum, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V953ZX

ICD-10-PCS: 0V953ZX
Short Description: Drainage of Scrotum, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic
Long Description: Drainage of Scrotum, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V953ZX

Valid for Submission
The code 0V953ZX is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0V9 - Drainage
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
5 - Scrotum 3 - Percutaneous Z - No Device X - Diagnostic

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Drainage
Definition:
Taking or letting out fluids and/or gases from a body part
Explanation:
The qualifier DIAGNOSTIC is used to identify drainage procedures that are biopsies
Includes:
Thoracentesis, incision and drainage
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 0V953ZX:

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

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