ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V973ZX

Drainage of Left Tunica Vaginalis, Perc Approach, Diagn

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V973ZX

ICD-10-PCS: 0V973ZX
Short Description: Drainage of Left Tunica Vaginalis, Perc Approach, Diagn
Long Description: Drainage of Left Tunica Vaginalis, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V973ZX

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The code 0V973ZX 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
7 - Tunica Vaginalis, Left 3 - Percutaneous Z - No Device X - Diagnostic

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Drainage
Taking or letting out fluids and/or gases from a body part
The qualifier DIAGNOSTIC is used to identify drainage procedures that are biopsies
Thoracentesis, incision and drainage
Approach Percutaneous
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 0V973ZX:

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

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