ICD-10-PCS Code 0VBQ4ZZ

Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VBQ4ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VBQ4ZZ
Short Description: Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VBQ4ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VBQ4ZZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) published an update to the ICD-10-PCS procedure codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code was replaced in the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • 0VBQ8ZZ - Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Endo


ICD-10-PCS Details

Code Designation Label Definition
0 Section Medical and Surgical
V Body System Male Reproductive System
B Operation Excision Partial nephrectomy, liver biopsy
Q Body Part Vas Deferens, Bilateral Ejaculatory duct
4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Z Device No Device
Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VBQ4ZZ:

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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