ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VBQ0ZX

Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Open Approach, Diagn

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VBQ0ZX

ICD-10-PCS: 0VBQ0ZX
Short Description: Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Open Approach, Diagn
Long Description: Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Open Approach, Diagnostic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VBQ0ZX

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The code 0VBQ0ZX 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
Q - Vas Deferens, Bilateral 0 - Open 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
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 0VBQ0ZX:

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

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