ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VN20ZZ

Release Left Seminal Vesicle, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VN20ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VN20ZZ
Short Description: Release Left Seminal Vesicle, Open Approach
Long Description: Release Left Seminal Vesicle, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VN20ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VN20ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VN - Release
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
2 - Seminal Vesicle, Left 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Release
Definition:
Freeing a body part from an abnormal physical constraint by cutting or by the use of force
Explanation:
Some of the restraining tissue may be taken out but none of the body part is taken out
Includes:
Adhesiolysis, carpal tunnel release
Approach Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VN20ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VN20ZZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 715 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 716 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 717 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES EXCEPT MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 718 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROC EXCEPT MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC

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