ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VPR4CZ

Removal of Extraluminal Device from Vas Deferens, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Males Only
ICD-10-PCS: 0VPR4CZ
Short Description:Remove of Extralum Dev from Vas Deferens, Perc Endo Approach
Long Description:Removal of Extraluminal Device from Vas Deferens, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0VPR4CZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of removal of extraluminal device from vas deferens, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0VPR4CZ 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 vas deferens.

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 R Body Part Vas Deferens Ejaculatory duct
Character 5 4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 C Device Extraluminal Device REALIZE(R) Adjustable Gastric Band
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

Convert 0VPR4CZ 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.