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for BCP 130's final exam.

what are the types of anesthesia?

general, regional and moderate sedation

anesthesia is used for the purpose of?

managing pain, managing resuscitation, and managing unconscious patients

regional anesthesia does not include what?

topical

local anesthesia is applied how?

topically

anesthesia services include what?

pre-surgery, surgery, and post-surgery monitoring

when time is calculated for anesthesia services, the time begins when?

the anesthesiologist begins preparing the patient to receive anesthesia

what type of nurse can administer anesthesia under the direction of an anesthesiologist?

CRNA

concurrent modifiers are used to describe what?

number of cases an anesthesiologist is directing or supervising at one time

99100 is an example of what?

qualifying circumstance

in the anesthesia section of the CPT manual, the codes are usually divided first by which of the following?

anatomic site.

what is the type of sedation that allows a procedure to be performed without pain to the patient, but the patient isn't completely asleep?

conscious or moderate

the society that published The Relative Value Guide for anesthesia services is the

American Society of Anesthesiologist

the anesthesia formula is

B+T+M

which codes begin with the number 99 and are used to indicate anesthesia services provided during situations that make the administration of anesthesia more difficult?

qualifying circumstances

the anesthesia status modifier that indicates the patient's condition at the time anesthesia was administered is

physical

the modifier "-AA" is an example of what type of modifier?

HCPCS

services for pathology/laboratory need to be supervised by a doctor if provided by

a lab technologist

lab tests perfomed on the same day for repeat services must

have a modifier

when the lab facility collects the specimen they code what?

the specimen code separately

what types of panels would normally be ordered together?

basic, metabolic, electrolyte

billing and coding testing includes what?

list of drug screening, drug confirmation, and tissue preparation services

chromatography is used for?

identifying all drugs present

a urinalysis would be done according to the following

method of test, reason for test, parts being testing

CBC stands for what?

complete blood count

microbiology is the study of?

identification of organisms and sensitivities of organisms to antibiotics

what type of drug test measures the presence of a drug in a specimen?

qualitative

what type of drug test measures the amount of drug in the specimen?

quantitative

what is the name given to groupled laboratory work that represents those tests commonly performed together?

panels

in what section would you locate codes to report venipunctures and arterial punctures?

surgery

what is the name of the subsection within pathology/laboratory that deals with the laboratory work performed to determine cellular changes?

cytopathology

in the pathology/laboratory section of the CPT, drugs are listed by what names?

generic

a sample of tissue from a suspect area can be further divided into which of the following?

specimen, block, segment

what name is given to cultures for identification of organisms, as well as the identification of sensitivities of the organism to antibiotics?

culture/sensitivity

qualitative analysis is defined as

analysis of a substance in order to ascertain the nature of chemical constituents

a gastrotomy tube is placed inside the stomach for?

feeding purposes

when a diagnostic colonoscopy is coded, the code includes what?

anascopy, proctosigmoidoscopy, and sigmoidoscopy

the first step in choosing the correct digestive endoscopic procedure code is to identify what of the procedure?

extent

gastroplasty is a popular surgery to treat what?

obesity

what two words are important factors in coding hernia repair?

incarcerated/strangulated

the part of the stomach that is superior to the pylorus is the what?

fundus

which word describes a characteristic of a hepatoma?

metastatic

drugs used to treat nausea, vomiting, and motion sickness are called what?

antiemetic drugs

an inguinal hernia would appear in what part of the body?

groin

stones in the gallbladder or common bile duct can be treated how?

using drugs to dissolve the stones, removing the gallbladder, and removing the stone from the common bile duct

a surgical procedure to remove part of the stomach because of a cancerous tumor is called what?

gastrectomy

the abbreviation PUD stands for what?

peptic ulcer disease

if a patient experiences difficult or painful eating and swallowing, the patient is said to have?

dysphagia

the membrane that lines the abdominopelvic cavity and secretes fluid to fill the spaces between the organs

the peritoneum

gastroenteritis is an inflammation of the

stomach and intestine

what is true about the gallbladder?

it stores bile, it releases bile when there is a fatty meal in the duodenum, and it can get stones inside it

what is the medical word for a surgically created opening?

stoma

the combining form chez/o means what?

to pass feces

the combining form gastr/o means what?

stomach

the combining forms peps/o and pept/o means what?

digestion

the sight, smell, and taste of food causes what?

the salivary glands to release saliva

the definition of the combining form in digestive tells us that the digestive system

breaks down food or digests it

several things can cause hepatomegaly which is a(n)

enlargement of the liver

a person with a colostomy has

a surgically created opening in the colon

what word parts do you need to build a medical word that means enlargement of the liver and spleen?

megaly and hepat/o and splen/o

the esophagus is a flexible tube that connects what?

pharynx to the stomach

inflammation of the stomach is known as what?

gastritis

which bacterial infection is caused by an unusual strain of E. coli, the common bacterium in the large intestine?

dysentery

which enzyme breaks down sugar in milk?

lactase

the combining form sial/o means what?

saliva

which of these surgeries is used to create a permanent opening in the abdomen in order to feed a patient through a feeding tube?

gastrostomy

what are the sections of the small intestine in the correct order?

duodenum, jejunum, and ileum

to determine if a polyp in the colon is benign or malignant, the physician would do what?

biopsy

the combining form cheil/o means what?

lip

the combining form esophag/o means what?

esophagus

which sense is associated with the digestive system?

taste

the liver

is an accessory organ of digestion; it contributes to but is not physically involved in the process of digestion

the definition of the combining form in alimentary tells us that the alimentary canal

deals with food and nourishment

the enzyme lipase breaks down

fats

the suffix -iasis means

state of, process of

an incarcerated hernia

becomes imprisoned

what word parts do you need to build a medical word that means disease of the intestines?

enter/o and -pathy

the oral cavity is also known as what?

mouth

what are the names for the gastrointestinal system?

alimentary canal, digestive system, and gastrointestinal tract

a surgical consent for an appendectomy means that the

surgeon is going to perform a surgical excision of the appendix

excessive overeating is known as what?

polyphagia

the external anal sphincter holds in feces that is within what?

rectum

all of the bile ducts are collectively known as the what?

biliary tree

endoscopic procedures are reported on what place to which the scope is advanced?

farthest

a diagnostic endoscopic procedure is reported only when

no surgical procedure is performed during the same operative session

because most third party payers do not pay for cosmetic surgery, the physician must carefully document what to insure reimbursement for non-cosmetic procedures?

medical necessity

what is the method a physician uses to control a nosebleed?

packing, ligation and cauterization

if the physician performs a lavage of the maxillary sinus, what is the doctor doing?

washing the maxillary sinus

thoracentesis is performed to withdraw fluid from the pleural space for a variety of conditions such as what?

respiratory failure

what describes a procedure in which a scope is placed into a body cavity?

endoscopy

what word doesn't describe the nasal turbinates?

exterior

the procedure in which a scope is passed into the larynx and the doctor can look at the larynx is what type of laryngoscopy?

direct

what surgery subsection would you find the code for the incision and drainage of a nasal absess using an external approach to the absess?

integumentary system

what is the name of the procedure where mucus is removed from the sinuses by flushing a saline solution through the sinus cavity?

displacement therapy

the surgical procedure performed to reshape the nose is known as what?

rhinoplasty

what is the name of the procedure for the rearrangement of the nasal septum?

septoplasty

what's the best word to describe destruction by removing, normally by cutting?

ablation

the word that describes obtaining a tissue sample is called what?

biopsy

what modifier would you use if polyps were removed from both the left and right side of the nose?

-50

what is the combining form for lung?

pulmon/o

what is posterior to the mouth?

oropharynx

what medical procedure is performed with a stethoscope?

ausculation

what is one of the components of COPD?

chronic bronchitis

what is another word for reactive airway disease?

asthma

a patient who need mechanical ventilation may also have what done to provide permanent access to the lungs?

tracheostomy

what is the medical word for voice box?

larynx

the turbinates are located where?

nasal cavity

pulmonology is the study of what?

the lungs

what is the lidlike structure that seals off the larynx?

epiglottis

what is the name of the irregularly shaped area between the lungs that contain the trachea?

mediastinum

name one thing the respiratory system doesn't do?

transporting oxygen and carbon dioxide to and from the cells

what does the abbreviation COPD stand for?

chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

what is the name for the localized collection of pus in the thoracic cavity?

empyema

what is the name of the procedure to remove one lung?

pneumonectomy

what is the form in which oxygenated blood travels from the lungs to the heart?

oxyhemoglobin

what is the anatomical part of the lungs where oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged?

alveoli

what is a waste product of metabolism that is exhaled by the respiratory system?

carbon dioxide

a muscle that lies between the ribs is called what?

intercostal muscle

the combining form for mucos/o means what?

mucous membrane

what is the parenchyma?

functional and essential cells of an organ

difficult, labored, or painful respiration due to a lung disease is known as what?

dyspnea

what is the medical word for a collapsed lung?

atelectasis

respiration consists of what?

inspiration and exhalation

the combining form alveol/o means what?

air sac

the combining form cyan/o means what?

blue

the combining form pleur/o means what?

a membrane around the lung

at it's inferior end, what divides into two parts; the larynx leads to the lungs and the esophagus that leads to the stomach?

pharynx

each lungs contains what?

lobes

what is the definition of cardiopulmonary?

pertaining to the lungs and heart

intercostal muscles are located where?

between the ribs

the parietal pleura lines the thoracic cavity because the combining form pariet/o means what?

wall of a cavity

psychiatric diagnostic interview examination includes what?

history, mental illness, and disposition and communication with family or other resources

if an established patient is given an immunization during an office visit, and the only service provided was the shot, what types of codes would be needed to report the service?

a medicine section immunization code and an administration code.

what word is used to describe the pushing of a liquid into the body over a long period of time?

infusion

what must ALWAYS be documented in the patient record and is the major billing factor for reporting codes in the psychiatric section?

time

outpatient dialysis services are usually reported when?

monthly

what is the name of the process which routes blood including waste products outside of the body through filters?

hemodialysis

what is the name of the dialysis that involves using a body cavity as a filter?

peritoneal

what is the medical name of the procedure that is performed to assess the intraocular pressure of the eye?

tonometry

the cardiovascular subsection contains many diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and services that are primarily divided as to whether the procedures or services are invasive or what?

non invasive

what is being measured when a sleep test is being conducted?

parameters

what does EMG stand for?

electromyographic

on which basis are the dermatology codes 96900-96999 usually used by the dermatologist who sees patients in their office?

consultation

level 2 national codes are not used in what setting?

inpatient

what HCPCS code is used to code drugs?

J codes.

codes 90951-90962 are reported how often to distinguish age-specific services related to the patient's ESRD performed in an outpatient setting depending on the number of visits?

once per month

when doing osteopathic manipulative treatment, which body region is not included in the regions listed in the CPT manual?

caudal

an interactive psych dx interview examination is typically reserved for children

true

there are inpatient and outpatient codes for insight-oriented behavior-modifying supportive psychotherapy.

true

what does the HCPCS modifier F2 mean?

left hand, third digit

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