ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJM4ZZ

Inspection of Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VJM4ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VJM4ZZ
Short Description: Inspection of Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Inspection of Epididymis and Spermatic Cord, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VJM4ZZ

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The code 0VJM4ZZ 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 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 0VJM4ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VJM4ZZ 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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