2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 4A0132B

Measurement of Peripheral Nervous Conductivity, Motor, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

4A0132B is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of measurement of peripheral nervous conductivity, motor, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 4A0132B is in the measurement and monitoring section and is part of the physiological systems body system, classified under the measurement operation. The applicable bodysystem is peripheral nervous.

Short Description:Measurement of PNS Conductivity, Motor, Perc Approach
Long Description:Measurement of Peripheral Nervous Conductivity, Motor, Percutaneous Approach

Replaced Code

4A0132B was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10-PCS code set with the code(s):

  • 4A0172B - Measurement of PNS Conductivity, Motor, Via Opening
  • 4A0182B - Measurement of Peripheral Nervous Conductivity, Motor, Endo

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 4 Measurement and Monitoring
2 Body System A Physiological Systems
3 Operation 0 Measurement

Determining the level of a physiological or physical function at a point in time

4 BodySystem 1 Peripheral Nervous
5 Approach 3 Percutaneous

Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure

6 Function/Device 2 Conductivity
7 Qualifier B Motor

Convert 4A0132B 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.