ICD-10-PCS code structure

Section:
  0 = Medical and Surgical

Body System:
  Q = Lower Bones

Root Operation:


See Terms used in Medical and Surgical

The 4th character refers to the body part or body region.

Excision

Cutting out or off, without replacement, a portion of a body part

  • 0QB5 - Acetabulum, Left

  • 0QB4 - Acetabulum, Right

  • 0QBS - Coccyx

  • 0QB9 - Femoral Shaft, Left

    Includes:
    • Body of femur
  • 0QB8 - Femoral Shaft, Right

    Includes:
    • Body of femur
  • 0QBK - Fibula, Left

    Includes:
    • Body of fibula
    • Head of fibula
    • Lateral malleolus
  • 0QBJ - Fibula, Right

    Includes:
    • Body of fibula
    • Head of fibula
    • Lateral malleolus
  • 0QBC - Lower Femur, Left

    Includes:
    • Lateral condyle of femur
    • Lateral epicondyle of femur
    • Medial condyle of femur
    • Medial epicondyle of femur
  • 0QBB - Lower Femur, Right

    Includes:
    • Lateral condyle of femur
    • Lateral epicondyle of femur
    • Medial condyle of femur
    • Medial epicondyle of femur
  • 0QB0 - Lumbar Vertebra

    Includes:
    • Spinous process
    • Transverse process
    • Vertebral arch
    • Vertebral body
    • Vertebral foramen
    • Vertebral lamina
    • Vertebral pedicle
  • 0QBP - Metatarsal, Left

  • 0QBN - Metatarsal, Right

  • 0QBF - Patella, Left

  • 0QBD - Patella, Right

  • 0QB3 - Pelvic Bone, Left

    Includes:
    • Iliac crest
    • Ilium
    • Ischium
    • Pubis
  • 0QB2 - Pelvic Bone, Right

    Includes:
    • Iliac crest
    • Ilium
    • Ischium
    • Pubis
  • 0QB1 - Sacrum

  • 0QBM - Tarsal, Left

    Includes:
    • Calcaneus
    • Cuboid bone
    • Intermediate cuneiform bone
    • Lateral cuneiform bone
    • Medial cuneiform bone
    • Navicular bone
    • Talus bone
  • 0QBL - Tarsal, Right

    Includes:
    • Calcaneus
    • Cuboid bone
    • Intermediate cuneiform bone
    • Lateral cuneiform bone
    • Medial cuneiform bone
    • Navicular bone
    • Talus bone
  • 0QBH - Tibia, Left

    Includes:
    • Lateral condyle of tibia
    • Medial condyle of tibia
    • Medial malleolus
  • 0QBG - Tibia, Right

    Includes:
    • Lateral condyle of tibia
    • Medial condyle of tibia
    • Medial malleolus
  • 0QBR - Toe Phalanx, Left

  • 0QBQ - Toe Phalanx, Right

  • 0QB7 - Upper Femur, Left

    Includes:
    • Femoral head
    • Greater trochanter
    • Lesser trochanter
    • Neck of femur
  • 0QB6 - Upper Femur, Right

    Includes:
    • Femoral head
    • Greater trochanter
    • Lesser trochanter
    • Neck of femur