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True or False
ICD-9-CM assumes a relationship between hypertension and renal failure.

True

True or False
If a patient is admitted for an HIV-related condition, the first-listed diagnosis is the related condition followed by the diagnosis code 042.

False

True or False
A fifth digit of 1 should be assigned to 305.0X for someone who abuses alcohol by binge drinking.

False

True or False
Another term to describe malignant hypertension is accelerated hypertension.

True

True or False
Hypertension that is caused by another condition is called essential hypertension.

False

True or False
A fifth digit of 1 to indicate status asthmaticus can be assigned if the physician documents an acute exacerbation.

False

True or False
If a patient's diabetes is documented as poorly controlled, a fifth digit for out of control should be assigned.

False

True or False
If a patient receives insulin for diabetes, type I diabetes should be reported.

False

The site to which a malignant neoplasm has spread is the:
a. metastatic site
b. primary site
c. benign site
d. morphology

a. metastatic site

The site in which a malignant neoplasm originated is the:
a. metastatic site
b. primary site
c. benign site
d. morphology

b. primary site

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