ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPM8JZ

Removal of Synth Sub from Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPM8JZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VPM8JZ
Short Description: Removal of Synth Sub from Epididymis/Sperm Cord, Endo
Long Description: Removal of Synthetic Substitute from Epididymis and Spermatic Cord, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VPM8JZ

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The code 0VPM8JZ 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 J - Synthetic 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 Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Device Synthetic Substitute
Includes:
AbioCor(R) Total Replacement Heart
AMPLATZER(R) Muscular VSD Occluder
Annuloplasty ring
Bard(R) Composix(R) (E/X)(LP) mesh
Bard(R) Composix(R) Kugel(R) patch
Bard(R) Dulex(tm) mesh
Bard(R) Ventralex(tm) hernia patch
BRYAN(R) Cervical Disc System
Ex-PRESS(tm) mini glaucoma shunt
Flexible Composite Mesh
GORE(R) DUALMESH(R)
Holter valve ventricular shunt
MitraClip valve repair system
Nitinol framed polymer mesh
Open Pivot (mechanical) valve
Open Pivot Aortic Valve Graft (AVG)
Partially absorbable mesh
PHYSIOMESH(tm) Flexible Composite Mesh
Polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA)
Polypropylene mesh
PRESTIGE(R) Cervical Disc
PROCEED(tm) Ventral Patch
Prodisc-C
Prodisc-L
PROLENE Polypropylene Hernia System (PHS)
Rebound HRD(R) (Hernia Repair Device)
SynCardia Total Artificial Heart
Total artificial (replacement) heart
ULTRAPRO Hernia System (UHS)
ULTRAPRO Partially Absorbable Lightweight Mesh
ULTRAPRO Plug
Ventrio(tm) Hernia Patch
Zimmer(R) NexGen(R) LPS Mobile Bearing Knee
Zimmer(R) NexGen(R) LPS-Flex Mobile Knee

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VPM8JZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VPM8JZ 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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