AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS - 2016 Issue 4; New/Revised ICD-10-PCS Procedure Codes, Section 0-Medical and Surgical

Transplantation

Two new code tables were created using the root operation “Transplantation” to capture new anatomic areas that can be transplanted: 0WY    Transplantation of Anatomical Regions, General 0XY     Transplantation of Anatomical Regions, Upper Extremities New code table 0WY enables face transplant (partial or total) to be coded specifically and new code table 0XY allows hand transplant to be coded specifically. As with all ICD-10-PCS tables involving the transplantation root operation, there are two notable qualifiers: Qualifier0 Allogeneic 1 Syngeneic In a syngeneic transplant, the donor is the patient’s identical twin. In an allogeneic...

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