ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 0VW483Z

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

Version 2019 Billable Code Procedures For Males Only
ICD-10-PCS: 0VW483Z
Short Description:Revision of Infusion Device in Prostate/Seminal Ves, Endo
Long Description:Revision of Infusion Device in Prostate and Seminal Vesicles, Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS 0VW483Z is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of revision of infusion device in prostate and seminal vesicles, via natural or artificial opening endoscopic. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 0VW483Z is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the male reproductive system body system, classified under the revision operation. The applicable body part is prostate and seminal vesicles.

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 Body Part Prostate and Seminal Vesicles
Character 5 8 Approach Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic Entry of instrumentation through a natural or artificial external opening to reach and visualize the site of the procedure
Character 6 3 Device Infusion Device Tunneled spinal (intrathecal) catheter
Character 7 Z Qualifier No Qualifier

Code Edits

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Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 0VW483Z is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 715 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 716 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES FOR MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 717 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROCEDURES EXCEPT MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 718 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM O.R. PROC EXCEPT MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert 0VW483Z 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.

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.