0RC50ZZ is a valid billable ICD-10 procedure code for Extirpation of Matter from Cervicothoracic Vertebral Disc, 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.
Taking or cutting out solid matter from a body part. The solid matter may be an abnormal byproduct of a biological function or a foreign body; it may be imbedded in a body part or in the lumen of a tubular body part. The solid matter may or may not have been previously broken into pieces
Open approach involves:
Cutting through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to expose the site of the procedure
ICD-10-PCS code structure for
0RC50ZZ — See Table View