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

0SW

0 Medical and Surgical
S Lower Joints
W Revision: Correcting, to the extent possible, a portion of a malfunctioning device or the position of a displaced device
Body Part Approach Device Qualifier
Character 4 Character 5 Character 6 Character 7
Body System (Character 4)
0 Lumbar Vertebral Joint
3 Lumbosacral Joint
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
4 Internal Fixation Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
8 Spacer
A Interbody Fusion Device
J Synthetic Substitute
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
2 Lumbar Vertebral Disc
4 Lumbosacral Disc
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
J Synthetic Substitute
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
5 Sacrococcygeal Joint
6 Coccygeal Joint
7 Sacroiliac Joint, Right
8 Sacroiliac Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
4 Internal Fixation Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
8 Spacer
J Synthetic Substitute
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
9 Hip Joint, Right
B Hip Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
4 Internal Fixation Device
5 External Fixation Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
8 Spacer
9 Liner
B Resurfacing Device
J Synthetic Substitute
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
9 Hip Joint, Right
B Hip Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
4 Internal Fixation Device
5 External Fixation Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
8 Spacer
J Synthetic Substitute
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
A Hip Joint, Acetabular Surface, Right
E Hip Joint, Acetabular Surface, Left
R Hip Joint, Femoral Surface, Right
S Hip Joint, Femoral Surface, Left
T Knee Joint, Femoral Surface, Right
U Knee Joint, Femoral Surface, Left
V Knee Joint, Tibial Surface, Right
W Knee Joint, Tibial Surface, Left
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
J Synthetic Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
C Knee Joint, Right
D Knee Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
4 Internal Fixation Device
5 External Fixation Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
8 Spacer
9 Liner
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
C Knee Joint, Right
D Knee Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
Substance (Character 6)
J Synthetic Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
C Patellar Surface
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
C Knee Joint, Right
D Knee Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
4 Internal Fixation Device
5 External Fixation Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
8 Spacer
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
C Knee Joint, Right
D Knee Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
J Synthetic Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
C Patellar Surface
Z No Qualifier
Body System (Character 4)
F Ankle Joint, Right
G Ankle Joint, Left
H Tarsal Joint, Right
J Tarsal Joint, Left
K Tarsometatarsal Joint, Right
L Tarsometatarsal Joint, Left
M Metatarsal-Phalangeal Joint, Right
N Metatarsal-Phalangeal Joint, Left
P Toe Phalangeal Joint, Right
Q Toe Phalangeal Joint, Left
Approach (Character 5)
0 Open
3 Percutaneous
4 Percutaneous Endoscopic
X External
Substance (Character 6)
0 Drainage Device
3 Infusion Device
4 Internal Fixation Device
5 External Fixation Device
7 Autologous Tissue Substitute
8 Spacer
J Synthetic Substitute
K Nonautologous Tissue Substitute
Qualifier (Character 7)
Z No Qualifier

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