Icd 10 anastomosis

The definition for the Bypass root operation provided in the 2014 ICD-10-PCS Reference Manual is "Altering the route of passage of the contents of a tubular body part." Bypass involves rerouting the contents of a body part to a downstream area of the normal route, to a similar route and body part. ICD-10-PCS is certainly different: a new code structure, more codes, and a greater use of anatomy and physiology. Understanding these differences is the first