ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VT5XZZ

Resection of Scrotum, External Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VT5XZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VT5XZZ
Short Description: Resection of Scrotum, External Approach
Long Description: Resection of Scrotum, External Approach

This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VT5XZZ

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The code 0VT5XZZ is a billable procedure code.

ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VT - Resection
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
5 - Scrotum X - External Z - No Device Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Resection
Definition:
Cutting out or off, without replacement, all of a body part
Includes:
Total nephrectomy, total lobectomy of lung
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 0VT5XZZ:

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

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