ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VSB8ZZ

Reposition Left Testis, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Males Only
Short Description:Reposition Left Testis, Endo
Long Description:Reposition Left Testis, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0VSB8ZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of reposition left testis, via natural or artificial opening endoscopic. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0VSB8ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the male reproductive system body system, classified under the reposition operation. The applicable body part is testis, left.

Replacement Code

0VSB8ZZ replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s):

  • 0VSB4ZZ - Reposition Left Testis, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

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 S Operation Reposition Reposition of undescended testicle, fracture reduction
Character 4 B Body Part Testis, Left
Character 5 8 Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 Z Device No Device
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:

Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 0VSB8ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.


Convert 0VSB8ZZ 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.