ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP4X1Z

Remove Radioact Elem from Prostate/Seminal Ves, Extern

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP4X1Z

Short Description: Remove Radioact Elem from Prostate/Seminal Ves, Extern
Long Description: Removal of Radioactive Element from Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, External Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VP4X1Z

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The code 0VP4X1Z 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 X - External 1 - Radioactive Element Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Removal
Taking out or off a device from a body part
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
Drainage tube removal, cardiac pacemaker removal
Approach External
Procedures performed directly on the skin or mucous membrane and procedures performed indirectly by the application of external force through the skin or mucous membrane
Device Radioactive Element
Brachytherapy seeds

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VP4X1Z:

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

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