ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQ5XZZ

Repair Scrotum, External Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQ5XZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VQ5XZZ
Short Description: Repair Scrotum, External Approach
Long Description: Repair Scrotum, External Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VQ5XZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VQ5XZZ 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 X - External 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 External
Definition:
Procedures performed directly on the skin or mucous membrane and procedures performed indirectly by the application of external force through the skin or mucous membrane

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VQ5XZZ:

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

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