ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJ44ZZ

Inspection of Prostate/Seminal Ves, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJ44ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VJ44ZZ
Short Description: Inspection of Prostate/Seminal Ves, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Inspection of Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VJ44ZZ

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The code 0VJ44ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VJ - Inspection
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
4 - Prostate and Seminal Vesicles 4 - Percutaneous Endoscopic Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Inspection
Definition:
Visually and/or manually exploring a body part
Explanation:
Visual exploration may be performed with or without optical instrumentation. Manual exploration may be performed directly or through intervening body layers
Includes:
Diagnostic arthroscopy, exploratory laparotomy
Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic
Definition:
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

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VJ44ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VJ44ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 715 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 716 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 717 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES EXCEPT MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 718 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROC EXCEPT MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC

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