ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQ50ZZ

Repair Scrotum, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQ50ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VQ50ZZ
Short Description: Repair Scrotum, Open Approach
Long Description: Repair Scrotum, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VQ50ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VQ50ZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VQ - Repair
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
5 - Scrotum 0 - Open Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Repair
Definition:
Restoring, to the extent possible, a body part to its normal anatomic structure and function
Explanation:
Used only when the method to accomplish the repair is not one of the other root operations
Includes:
Colostomy takedown, suture of laceration
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 0VQ50ZZ:

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

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