ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP481Z

Removal of Radioact Elem from Prostate/Seminal Ves, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP481Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0VP481Z
Short Description: Removal of Radioact Elem from Prostate/Seminal Ves, Endo
Long Description: Removal of Radioactive Element from Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VP481Z

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The code 0VP481Z is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VP - Removal
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
4 - Prostate and Seminal Vesicles 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic 1 - Radioactive Element Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Removal
Definition:
Taking out or off a device from a body part
Explanation:
If a device is taken out and a similar device put in without cutting or puncturing the skin or mucous membrane, the procedure is coded to the root operation CHANGE. Otherwise, the procedure for taking out a device is coded to the root operation REMOVAL
Includes:
Drainage tube removal, cardiac pacemaker removal
Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Device Radioactive Element
Includes:
Brachytherapy seeds

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VP481Z:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VP481Z 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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