ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VUJ87Z

Supplement Right Epididymis with Autol Sub, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VUJ87Z

ICD-10-PCS: 0VUJ87Z
Short Description: Supplement Right Epididymis with Autol Sub, Endo
Long Description: Supplement Right Epididymis with Autologous Tissue Substitute, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-PCS procedure code 0VUJ87Z

Valid for Submission
The code 0VUJ87Z is a billable procedure code.

Replacement Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplacement Code
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:
  • 0VUJ47Z - Supplement R Epididymis with Autol Sub, Perc Endo Approach


ICD-10-PCS Table

Section 0 - Medical and Surgical
Body System 0V - Male Reproductive System
Operation 0VU - Supplement
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
J - Epididymis, Right 8 - Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic 7 - Autologous Tissue Substitute Z - No Qualifier

ICD-10-PCS Definitions

Operation Supplement
Definition:
Putting in or on biological or synthetic material that physically reinforces and/or augments the function of a portion of a body part
Explanation:
The biological material is non-living, or is living and from the same individual. The body part may have been previously replaced, and the Supplement procedure is performed to physically reinforce and/or augment the function of the replaced body part
Includes:
Herniorrhaphy using mesh, free nerve graft, mitral valve ring annuloplasty, put a new acetabular liner in a previous hip replacement
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
Device Autologous Tissue Substitute
Includes:
Autograft
Cultured epidermal cell autograft
Epicel(R) cultured epidermal autograft

Code Edits

The following code edits are applicable to this code 0VUJ87Z:

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

Diagnostic Related Groups

The procedure code 0VUJ87Z 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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