ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP837Z

Removal of Autol Sub from Scrotum & Tunica, Perc Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP837Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0VP837Z
Short Description: Removal of Autol Sub from Scrotum & Tunica, Perc Approach
Long Description: Removal of Autologous Tissue Substitute from Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, Percutaneous Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VP837Z

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The code 0VP837Z 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
8 - Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis 3 - Percutaneous 7 - Autologous Tissue Substitute 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 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
Device Autologous Tissue Substitute
Includes:
Autograft
Cultured epidermal cell autograft
Epicel(R) cultured epidermal autograft

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VP837Z:

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

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