2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VW44YZ

Revision of Other Device in Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, Percutaneous Endoscopic Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code Procedures For Males Only

Valid for Submission

0VW44YZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of revision of other device in prostate and seminal vesicles, percutaneous endoscopic approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0VW44YZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the male reproductive system body system, classified under the revision operation. The applicable bodypart is prostate and seminal vesicles.

ICD-10-PCS: 0VW44YZ
Short Description:Revise Oth Dev in Prostate/Seminal Ves, Perc Endo
Long Description:Revision of Other Device in Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, 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 W Operation Revision Adjustment of position of pacemaker lead, recementing of hip prosthesis
Character 4 4 BodyPart Prostate and Seminal Vesicles
Character 5 4 Approach Percutaneous Endoscopic Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 Y Device Other Device
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

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Convert 0VW44YZ 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. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

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.