ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPM8CZ

Removal of Extralum Dev from Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPM8CZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VPM8CZ
Short Description: Removal of Extralum Dev from Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Endo
Long Description: Removal of Extraluminal Device from Epididymis and Spermatic Cord, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VPM8CZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VPM8CZ 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 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic C - Extraluminal 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 Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Device Extraluminal Device
Includes:
AtriClip LAA Exclusion System
LAP-BAND(R) adjustable gastric banding system
REALIZE(R) Adjustable Gastric Band

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VPM8CZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VPM8CZ 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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