ICD-10-PCS code structure

Section:
  X = New Technology

Body System:


See Terms used in New Technology

The 3rd character refers to the root operation or the objective of the procedure.

Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue, Fascia and Breast

  • XHR - Replacement

    Putting in or on biological or synthetic material that physically takes the place and/or function of all or a portion of a body part — The body part may have been taken out or replaced, or may be taken out, physically eradicated, or rendered nonfunctional during the Replacement procedure. A Removal procedure is coded for taking out the device used in a previous replacement procedure