The Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue, Fascia and Breast body system is identified by the character “H” in the 2nd character position and grouped within the New Technology section of the ICD-10-PCS coding structure. The 2nd character of an ICD-10-PCS code defines the particular body system or general physiological system or anatomical region involved.
X = New Technology
0- Nervous System
2- Cardiovascular System
D- Gastrointestinal System
F- Hepatobiliary System & Pancreas
H- Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue, Fascia & Breast
K- Muscles, Tendons, Bursae & Ligaments
T- Urinary System
W- Anatomical Regions
X- Physiological Systems
The 3rd character refers to the root operation or the objective of the procedure.
Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue, Fascia and Breast
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