ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJM0ZZ

Inspection of Epididymis and Spermatic Cord, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJM0ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VJM0ZZ
Short Description: Inspection of Epididymis and Spermatic Cord, Open Approach
Long Description: Inspection of Epididymis and Spermatic Cord, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VJM0ZZ

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The code 0VJM0ZZ 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
M - Epididymis and Spermatic Cord 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 0VJM0ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VJM0ZZ 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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