Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Endo, Diagn

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VBQ8ZX

Short Description: Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Endo, Diagn
Long Description: Excision of Bilateral Vas Deferens, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic, Diagnostic

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VBQ8ZX

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The code 0VBQ8ZX is a billable procedure code.

Replacement Code Replacement Code
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-PCS diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s) listed below:
  • 0VBQ4ZX - Excision of Bi Vas Deferens, Perc Endo Approach, Diagn

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
8 Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Z Device No Device
X Qualifier Diagnostic

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VBQ8ZX:

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

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