0R540ZZ is a valid billable ICD-10 procedure code for Destruction of Cervicothoracic Vertebral Joint, Open Approach.
It is found in the 2022 version of the ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (PCS) and can be used in all HIPAA-covered transactions from Oct 01, 2021 - Sep 30, 2022.
Physical eradication of all or a portion of a body part by the direct use of energy, force, or a destructive agent. None of the body part is physically taken out
Open approach involves:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
Cervicothoracic Vertebral Joint body part includes:
ICD-10-PCS code structure for
0R540ZZ — See Table View