ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQ60ZZ

Repair Right Tunica Vaginalis, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQ60ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VQ60ZZ
Short Description: Repair Right Tunica Vaginalis, Open Approach
Long Description: Repair Right Tunica Vaginalis, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VQ60ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VQ60ZZ 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
6 - Tunica Vaginalis, Right 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 0VQ60ZZ:

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

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