ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VLH0CZ

Occlusion of Bi Sperm Cord with Extralum Dev, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VLH0CZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VLH0CZ
Short Description: Occlusion of Bi Sperm Cord with Extralum Dev, Open Approach
Long Description: Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords with Extraluminal Device, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VLH0CZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VLH0CZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VL - Occlusion
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
H - Spermatic Cords, Bilateral 0 - Open C - Extraluminal Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Occlusion
Definition:
Completely closing an orifice or the lumen of a tubular body part
Explanation:
The orifice can be a natural orifice or an artificially created orifice
Includes:
Fallopian tube ligation, ligation of inferior vena cava
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
Device Extraluminal Device
Includes:
AtriClip LAA Exclusion System
LAP-BAND(R) adjustable gastric banding system
REALIZE(R) Adjustable Gastric Band

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VLH0CZ:

Non-covered Procedure Codes Sterilization - this code is intended for the procedure codes shown below are identified as non-covered procedures only when icd-10-cm diagnosis code z30.2 (encounter for sterilization) is listed as the principal diagnosis or secondary diagnosis.Procedures for males only - this code is intended for procedures for males only.

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