ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VB73ZX

Excision of Left Tunica Vaginalis, Perc Approach, Diagn

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VB73ZX

ICD-10-PCS: 0VB73ZX
Short Description: Excision of Left Tunica Vaginalis, Perc Approach, Diagn
Long Description: Excision of Left Tunica Vaginalis, Percutaneous Approach, Diagnostic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VB73ZX

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The code 0VB73ZX is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VB - Excision
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
7 - Tunica Vaginalis, Left 3 - Percutaneous Z - No Device X - Diagnostic

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Excision
Definition:
Cutting out or off, without replacement, a portion of a body part
Explanation:
The qualifier DIAGNOSTIC is used to identify excision procedures that are biopsies
Includes:
Partial nephrectomy, liver biopsy
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 0VB73ZX:

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

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