ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code DG21DZZ

Stereotactic Other Photon Radiosurgery of Pineal Body

Version 2019 Billable Code
ICD-10-PCS: DG21DZZ
Short Description:Stereotactic Other Photon Radiosurgery of Pineal Body
Long Description:Stereotactic Other Photon Radiosurgery of Pineal Body

Valid for Submission

ICD-10-PCS DG21DZZ is a billable procedure code used to specify the performance of stereotactic other photon radiosurgery of pineal body. The code is valid for the year 2019 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code DG21DZZ is in the radiation therapy section and is part of the endocrine system body system, classified under the stereotactic radiosurgery modality. The applicable treatment site is pineal body.

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Character Code Designation Label Definition
Character 1 D Section Radiation Therapy
Character 2 G Body System Endocrine System
Character 3 2 Modality Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Character 4 1 Treatment Site Pineal Body
Character 5 D Modality Qualifier Stereotactic Other Photon Radiosurgery
Character 6 Z Isotope None
Character 7 Z Qualifier None

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 DG21DZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 040 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 041 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITH CC OR PERIPHERAL NEUROSTIMULATOR
  • 042 - PERIPHERAL, CRANIAL NERVE AND OTHER NERVOUS SYSTEM PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 628 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 629 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITH CC
  • 630 - OTHER ENDOCRINE, NUTRITIONAL AND METABOLIC O.R. PROCEDURES WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 823 - LYMPHOMA AND NON-ACUTE LEUKEMIA WITH OTHER PROCEDURE WITH MCC
  • 824 - LYMPHOMA AND NON-ACUTE LEUKEMIA WITH OTHER PROCEDURE WITH CC
  • 825 - LYMPHOMA AND NON-ACUTE LEUKEMIA WITH OTHER PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC
  • 829 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH OTHER PROCEDURE WITH CC/MCC
  • 830 - MYELOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS OR POORLY DIFFERENTIATED NEOPLASMS WITH OTHER PROCEDURE WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert DG21DZZ 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.