ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPD83Z

Removal of Infusion Device from Testis, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Males Only
ICD-10-PCS:0VPD83Z
Short Description:Removal of Infusion Device from Testis, Endo
Long Description:Removal of Infusion Device from Testis, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0VPD83Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of removal of infusion device from testis, via natural or artificial opening endoscopic. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0VPD83Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the male reproductive system body system, classified under the removal operation. The applicable body part is testis.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 0 Section Medical and Surgical
Character 2 V Body System Male Reproductive System
Character 3 P Operation Removal Drainage tube removal, cardiac pacemaker removal
Character 4 D Body Part Testis
Character 5 8 Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 3 Device Infusion Device Tunneled spinal (intrathecal) catheter
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

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Convert 0VPD83Z to ICD-9-PCS

The following crosswalk between ICD-10-PCS to ICD-9-PCS is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

What is ICD-10-PCS?

The ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) is a catalog of procedural codes used by medical professionals for hospital inpatient healthcare settings. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) maintain the catalog in the U.S. releasing yearly updates.

Each ICD-10-PCS code has a structure of seven alphanumeric characters and contains no decimals. The first character defines the major "section". Depending on the "section" the second through seventh characters mean different things.