ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQL0ZZ

Repair Bilateral Epididymis, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VQL0ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VQL0ZZ
Short Description: Repair Bilateral Epididymis, Open Approach
Long Description: Repair Bilateral Epididymis, Open Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VQL0ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VQL0ZZ 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
L - Epididymis, Bilateral 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 0VQL0ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VQL0ZZ 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
  • 907 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH MCC
  • 908 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITH CC
  • 909 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR INJURIES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 957 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH MCC
  • 958 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITH CC
  • 959 - OTHER O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MULTIPLE SIGNIFICANT TRAUMA WITHOUT CC/MCC

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