ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VSC8ZZ

Reposition Bilateral Testes, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VSC8ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VSC8ZZ
Short Description: Reposition Bilateral Testes, Endo
Long Description: Reposition Bilateral Testes, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VSC8ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VSC8ZZ is a billable procedure code.

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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-PCS diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-PCS code(s) listed below:
  • 0VSC4ZZ - Reposition Bilateral Testes, Perc Endo Approach


ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VS - Reposition
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
C - Testes, Bilateral 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Reposition
Definition:
Moving to its normal location, or other suitable location, all or a portion of a body part
Explanation:
The body part is moved to a new location from an abnormal location, or from a normal location where it is not functioning correctly. The body part may or may not be cut out or off to be moved to the new location
Includes:
Reposition of undescended testicle, fracture reduction
Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
Definition:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VSC8ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VSC8ZZ 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

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