ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V9K00Z

Drainage of Left Epididymis with Drain Dev, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0V9K00Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0V9K00Z
Short Description: Drainage of Left Epididymis with Drain Dev, Open Approach
Long Description: Drainage of Left Epididymis with Drainage Device, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0V9K00Z

Valid for Submission
The code 0V9K00Z 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
K - Epididymis, Left 0 - Open 0 - Drainage Device Z - No Qualifier

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 Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
Device Drainage Device
Includes:
Cystostomy tube
Foley catheter
Percutaneous nephrostomy catheter
Thoracostomy tube

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0V9K00Z:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0V9K00Z 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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