ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VLH3ZZ

Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Perc Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VLH3ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VLH3ZZ
Short Description: Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Perc Approach
Long Description: Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Percutaneous Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VLH3ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VLH3ZZ 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 3 - Percutaneous Z - No 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 Percutaneous
Definition:
Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VLH3ZZ:

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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