2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VW47YZ

Revision of Other Device in Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

Version 2020 Billable Code Procedures For Males Only

Valid for Submission

0VW47YZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of revision of other device in prostate and seminal vesicles, via natural or artificial opening. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0VW47YZ 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:0VW47YZ
Short Description:Revision of Oth Dev in Prostate/Seminal Ves, Via Opening
Long Description:Revision of Other Device in Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, Via Natural or Artificial Opening

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System V Male Reproductive System
3 Operation W Revision

Involves:
Correcting, to the extent possible, a portion of a malfunctioning device or the position of a displaced device

Explanation:
Revision can include correcting a malfunctioning or displaced device by taking out or putting in components of the device such as a screw or pin

Includes:

  • Adjustment of position of pacemaker lead, recementing of hip prosthesis

4 BodyPart 4 Prostate and Seminal Vesicles
5 Approach 7 Via Natural or Artificial Opening

Involves:
Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach the site of the procedure

6 Device Y Other Device
7 Qualifier Z No Qualifier

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the seventh character to indicate that a specific qualifier does not apply to the procedure.

Code Edits

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Convert 0VW47YZ 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.