ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VBN0ZZ

Excision of Right Vas Deferens, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VBN0ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VBN0ZZ
Short Description: Excision of Right Vas Deferens, Open Approach
Long Description: Excision of Right Vas Deferens, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VBN0ZZ

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The code 0VBN0ZZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VB - Excision
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
N - Vas Deferens, Right 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

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
Body Part Vas Deferens
Vas Deferens, Bilateral
Vas Deferens, Left
Vas Deferens, Right
Includes:
Ductus deferens
Ejaculatory duct
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VBN0ZZ:

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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