ICD-10-PCS Code 0VLH4ZZ

Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Perc Endo Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VLH4ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VLH4ZZ
Short Description: Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description: Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VLH4ZZ

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The code 0VLH4ZZ is a billable procedure code but might NOT BE COVERED BY MEDICARE.

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) published an update to the ICD-10-PCS procedure codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This code was replaced for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code was replaced in the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • 0VLH8ZZ - Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords, Endo


ICD-10-PCS Details

Code Designation Label Definition
0 Section Medical and Surgical
V Body System Male Reproductive System
L Operation Occlusion Fallopian tube ligation, ligation of inferior vena cava
H Body Part Spermatic Cords, Bilateral
4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic 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
Z Device No Device
Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VLH4ZZ:

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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