ICD-10-PCS Code Range

The ICD-10-PCS code range for is medical classification list by the World Health Organization (WHO).

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PCS Tables

0HB

0 Medical and Surgical
H Skin and Breast
B Excision: Cutting out or off, without replacement, a portion of a body part
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
Character 4 Character 5 Character 6 Character 7
Body System (Character 4)
0 Skin, Scalp
1 Skin, Face
2 Skin, Right Ear
3 Skin, Left Ear
4 Skin, Neck
5 Skin, Chest
6 Skin, Back
7 Skin, Abdomen
8 Skin, Buttock
9 Skin, Perineum
A Skin, Inguinal
B Skin, Right Upper Arm
C Skin, Left Upper Arm
D Skin, Right Lower Arm
E Skin, Left Lower Arm
F Skin, Right Hand
G Skin, Left Hand
H Skin, Right Upper Leg
J Skin, Left Upper Leg
K Skin, Right Lower Leg
L Skin, Left Lower Leg
M Skin, Right Foot
N Skin, Left Foot
Q Finger Nail
R Toe Nail
Approach (Character 5)
X External
Substance (Character 6)
Z No Device
Qualifier (Character 7)
X Diagnostic
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
T Breast, Right
U Breast, Left
V Breast, Bilateral
Y Supernumerary Breast
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
3 Percutaneous
7 Via Natural or Artificial Opening
8 Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
Substance (Character 6)
Z No Device
Qualifier (Character 7)
X Diagnostic
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
W Nipple, Right
X Nipple, Left
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
3 Percutaneous
7 Via Natural or Artificial Opening
8 Via Natural or Artificial Opening Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
Z No Device
Qualifier (Character 7)
X Diagnostic
Z No Qualifier

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