ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP87KZ

Removal of Nonaut Sub from Scrotum & Tunica, Via Opening

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VP87KZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VP87KZ
Short Description: Removal of Nonaut Sub from Scrotum & Tunica, Via Opening
Long Description: Removal of Nonautologous Tissue Substitute from Scrotum and Tunica Vaginalis, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VP87KZ

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The code 0VP87KZ 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 7 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening K - Nonautologous 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 Via Natural or Artificial Opening
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach the site of the procedure
Device Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Includes:
Acellular Hydrated Dermis
Bone bank bone graft
Cook Biodesign(R) Fistula Plug(s)
Cook Biodesign(R) Hernia Graft(s)
Cook Biodesign(R) Layered Graft(s)
Cook Zenapro(tm) Layered Graft(s)
Tissue bank graft

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VP87KZ:

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

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