ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VNT3ZZ

Release Prepuce, Percutaneous Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VNT3ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VNT3ZZ
Short Description: Release Prepuce, Percutaneous Approach
Long Description: Release Prepuce, Percutaneous Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VNT3ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VNT3ZZ 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
T - Prepuce 3 - Percutaneous 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
Body Part Prepuce
Includes:
Foreskin
Glans penis
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 0VNT3ZZ:

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

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