This information is placed after some codes in the CPT manual and contains helpful information.
Excision including simple closure of benign lesions of the skin include this type of anesthesia
When the words "separate procedure" appear after the descriptor of a code, you know which of the following about that code?
THE PROCEDURE WAS A MINOR PRCEDURE THAT WOULD ONLY BE CODED IF IT WAS THE ONLY SERVICE PROVIDED.
Which of the following represents the contents of a surgical package?
Preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative services
A____ procedure that is performed independently of, and is not immediately related to, another service
The divisions of the Radiation Oncology section of the CPT manual are divided into subsections based on what
type of service
What is the name of the high-frequency sound waves in an imaging process that are used to diagnose patient illness
Radiation oncology codes include normal follow-up care during the course of treatment and for ___ months following its completion
Includes 3 months global period
Codes 76801 and 76802 include determination of the number of gestational sacs and fetuses, gestational sac/fetal measurements appropriate for gestation <14 weeks 0 days and :
ALL OF THE ABOVE
A needle with a suture attached is passed through an incision into the stomach. The needle is snared and removed via the mouth. A gastrostomy tube is connected to the suture and passed through the mouth into the stomach and out the abdominal wall. What is the correct code for this procedure
None of the above
The procedure is a percutaneous transhepatic dilation of the biliary duct stricture with or without placement of a stent. How would the radiological supervision and interpretation be coded?
In clinical brachytherapy the superviaion of radio elements and dose interpretation are performed by the therapeutic
Two dimensional ultrasonic scanning procedure with a two dimendiagnostic ultrasoundsional display is the definition of___
Procedure for viewing the interior of the body using x-rays and projecting the image onto a television screen
Magnetic resonance imaging MRI
Procedure that uses nonionizing radiation to view the body in a cross-sectional view
x-ray visualization of lymph vessel and nodes following injection of a contrast material
x-ray phonograph of the spinal cord following administration of radiopaque substance into the subarachnoid space
Also known as PET sca, it measures ametabolic or biochemical activity of the brain and other organs by tracking its movement and concentration
Noninvasive diagnostic technique that produces a cross-sectional image of organs and other internal body structures
Also known as a CAT scan, this technique allows safe, painless, and rapid diagnosis in previously inaccessible areas of the body
What is the name given to grouped laboratory work that represents those tests commonly done together?
What is the name of the subsection within Pathology?Laboratory that deals with the laboratory work done to determine cellular changes?
What name is given to cultures for identification of organisms, as well as the identification of sensitivities of the organism to antibiotics?
Qualitative analysis is defined as:
analysis of a substance in order to ascertain the nature of chemical constituents.
Quantitative analysis is defined as
Determining the amounts and proportions of chemical constituents
Codes in the Pathology/Laboratory section, Evocation/Suppression Testing include which of the following?
What must always be documented in the patient record and is the major billing factor for reporting codes in the psychiatric subsection. codes divided on time
What word is used to describe the pushing of liquid into the body over a long period of time.
What is the name of the process that routes the blood including waste products outside the body through filters
Ultrasound procedure in which sound waves are bounced off an internal organ and the resolution image is recorder
use of a tonometer to measure intraocular pressure, which is elevated in glaucoma, method used for detecting glaucoma