ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VTL0ZZ

Resection of Bilateral Epididymis, Open Approach

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VTL0ZZ

ICD-10-PCS: 0VTL0ZZ
Short Description: Resection of Bilateral Epididymis, Open Approach
Long Description: Resection of Bilateral Epididymis, Open Approach

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VTL0ZZ

Valid for Submission
The code 0VTL0ZZ 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
L - Epididymis, Bilateral 0 - Open 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 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 0VTL0ZZ:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VTL0ZZ 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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