ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VLH8CZ

Occlusion of Bi Sperm Cord with Extralum Dev, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VLH8CZ

Short Description: Occlusion of Bi Sperm Cord with Extralum Dev, Endo
Long Description: Occlusion of Bilateral Spermatic Cords with Extraluminal Device, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VLH8CZ

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The code 0VLH8CZ is a billable procedure code.

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

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s) listed below:
  • 0VLH4CZ - Occlusion Bi Sperm Cord w Extralum Dev, Perc Endo

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 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic C - Extraluminal Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Occlusion
Completely closing an orifice or the lumen of a tubular body part
The orifice can be a natural orifice or an artificially created orifice
Fallopian tube ligation, ligation of inferior vena cava
Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Device Extraluminal Device
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 0VLH8CZ:

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

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