Chapter 20 med coding

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anatomic

The Female genital system subsection is divided by _________ site from the vulva to the ovaries.

urinary

Skene's glands procedures are reported using codes from which subsection?

the physician

Who is responsible for determining the complexity of destruction of lesions of the vulva?

vulvectomy

The term that describes the removal of a portion of the vulva is a _________.

extent and size

The removal of the vulvar area is reported with which two measures?________and_________

simple

Vulvar area tissue removal that involves the skin and superficial subcutaneous tissues is termed_______.

radical

Vulvar area tissue removal that involves the skin and deep subcutaneous tissues is termed________.

partial , complete

A _______vulvectomy involves less than 80% of the vulva and a _________vulvectomy involves more than 80% of the vulva.

Vulva

External female genitalia, including labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, and vaginal opening

Perineum

Area between the vulva and anus; also known as the pelvic floor

Introitus

Opening or entrance to the vagina from the uterus

Cervix uteri

Rounded, cone-shaped neck of the uterus, part of it protruding into the vagina

Corpus uteri

Uterus

Oviduct

Fallopian Tube

Salpingo-

Prefix meaning tube fallopian

Oophor-

Prefix meaning ovary

Curettage

Scraping of a cavity using a spoon-shaped instrument

dilation

Expansion

Cystocele

Herniation of the bladder into the vagina

Rectocele

Herniation of the rectal wall through the posterior wall of the vagina

Version

Turning of the fetus from a presentation other than cephalic (head down) to cephalic for ease of birth

Cordocentesis

Procedure to obtain a fetal blood sample, also called a percutaneous umbilical blood sampling

Chorionic villus sampling (CVS)

Biopsy of the outermost part of the placenta

Hysterotomy

Incision into the uterus

Salpingectomy

surgical removal of a fallopian tube

Oophorectomy

Surgical removal of ovary

Hysterectomy

Surgical removal of the uterus

Hysterorrhaphy

Suturing of the uterus

Tocolysis

repression of uterine contractions

VBAC

Vaginal delivery after previous cesarean delivery

Colpotomy

An incision into the vagina to gain access to the pelvic cavity is a ___________.

Colpocentesis

The insertion of a long needle into the back wall of the vagina to gain access to a peritoneal cul de sac abscess is ______.

colporrhaphy

The term that describes the procedure in which the surgeon strengthens the wall of the weakened vagina by pulling together the weakened vaginal area with sutures.

LEEP

loop electrode excision procedure

Endometrial Sampling

is a biopsy of the mucous lining of the uterus.

Hysterectomy

What one procedure represents the majority of the codes in the corpus Uteri subheading?

Radiology

A hysterosalpingography would have a component code from what section of the CPT manual?

Oviduct/ovary

In what subheading would you find the codes to report fallopian tube services?

tying (ligation). removing (transection), blocking(occlusion)

The three methods of tubal ligation are ______,_____,_________

LMP to 12 weeks

The first trimester

13 to 27 weeks

The second trimester

28 weeks to EDD

The third trimester

EDD

estimated date of delivery

ripening

Preparation of the cervix for birth or dilation is termed cervical_______

incomplete abortion

requires intervention to remove the remaining fetal material

missed abortion

is one in which the fetus has died naturally sometime during the first half of the pregnancy but remains in the uterus

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