ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VCK3ZZ

Extirpation of Matter from Left Epididymis, Perc Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VCK3ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VCK3ZZ
Short Description: Extirpation of Matter from Left Epididymis, Perc Approach
Long Description: Extirpation of Matter from Left Epididymis, Percutaneous Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VCK3ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VCK3ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VC - Extirpation
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
K - Epididymis, Left 3 - Percutaneous Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Extirpation
Definition:
Taking or cutting out solid matter from a body part
Explanation:
The solid matter may be an abnormal byproduct of a biological function or a foreign body; it may be imbedded in a body part or in the lumen of a tubular body part. The solid matter may or may not have been previously broken into pieces
Includes:
Thrombectomy, choledocholithotomy
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 0VCK3ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VCK3ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 711 - TESTES PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 712 - TESTES PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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