ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJ8XZZ

Inspection of Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, Extern Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJ8XZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VJ8XZZ
Short Description: Inspection of Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, Extern Approach
Long Description: Inspection of Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, External Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VJ8XZZ

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The code 0VJ8XZZ 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 X - External 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 External
Definition:
Procedures performed directly on the skin or mucous membrane and procedures performed indirectly by the application of external force through the skin or mucous membrane

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VJ8XZZ:

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

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