ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPM0YZ

Removal of Oth Dev from Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPM0YZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VPM0YZ
Short Description: Removal of Oth Dev from Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Open Approach
Long Description: Removal of Other Device from Epididymis and Spermatic Cord, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VPM0YZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VPM0YZ 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
M - Epididymis and Spermatic Cord 0 - Open Y - Other Device 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 Open
Definition:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VPM0YZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VPM0YZ is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 711 - TESTES PROCEDURES WITH CC/MCC
  • 712 - TESTES PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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