ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJ80ZZ

Inspection of Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJ80ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VJ80ZZ
Short Description: Inspection of Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, Open Approach
Long Description: Inspection of Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VJ80ZZ

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The code 0VJ80ZZ 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
8 - Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis 0 - Open 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 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 0VJ80ZZ:

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

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