chapter 9-2

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jejunostomy

artificial opening between jejunum and abdominal wall

kock punch

surgical creation of a urinary bladder fomr a segment of the ileum

laparaoscopy

exploration of the abdomen and pelvic cavities using a scople placed through a small incision in the abdominal wall

marsupialization

surgical procedure that creates an exterior pouch from an internal abscess

mediastinum

area between the lungs that contains the heart,aorta, trachea, lymph nodes ext

paraperitoneal

kidney transplant

nephrocutaneous fistula

a channel from kidney to skin

nephrostolithotomy, percutaneous

procedure to create an artificial channel between the skin and kidney

nephrostomy, percutaneous

creation of a channel from the skin to the renal pelvis

omentum

peritoneal connection between the stomach and other internal organs

orchiectomy

castration

orchiopexy

fixation or suturing of and undescended testicle to secute it in the scrotum

ostomy

artificial opening

pelviolithotomy

pyeloplasty

penoscrotal

referring to the penis and scrotum

peritoneoscopy

visualization of abdominal cavity using scope placed through small incision in the abdominal wall and another scope placed in the vagina

perivisceral

around an organ

plethysmography

determining the change in volume of an organ or part

priapism

painful condition in which the penis is constantly erect

proctosigmoidoscopy

fiberscopic examination of the sigmoid colon and rectum

pyelo

prefix meaning renal pelvis

pyelostolithotomy

removal of kidney stone and establishment of stoma

pyelostomy

surgical creation of temporary diversion around the ureter

reducible

able to be corrected or put back in normal position

rectocele

herniation of rectal wall through the posterior wall of the vagina

renal pelvis

funnel shaped sac in kidney where urine is received

retroperitoneal

behind the sac holding the abdominal organs and viscera (peritomeum

seminal vesicle

gland that secretes fluid into the vans deferens

sigmoidoscopy

fiberscopic exam of the entire rectum and sigmoid colon that may include portion of sigmoid colon

splenoportography

radiographic procedure to allow visualization of splenic and portal veins of spleen

transurethral resection, prostate

procedure performed through the urethra by means of cystoscopy to remove part or all of prostate

tumescence

state of being swollen

tunica vaginalis

covering of the testes

ureterolysis

removal of stone from the ureter

ureteroneostomy

surgical connection of ureter to new site on the bladder

ureterovisceral fistula

surgical formation of connection between the ureter and skin

vagotomy

surgical seperation of the vagus nerve

varicocele

swelling of a scrotal vein

vans deferens

tube that carries sperm from the epidymid to the urethra

penis subheading

greatest number of category codes in the Male genital system fall under this anatomic area

intersex

there are two codes in this subsection

urodynamics

term that pertains to the motion and flow of urine

modifier 26

indicates that only the professional portion of service was performed

mouth

codes in digestive system subsection begin with this anatomic site

anus

codes in the digestive system subsection end with this anatomic site

gastroscope or endoscope

procedures performed to view the esophagus and stomach are done with these instruments

reducible

when a hernia can be returned to the abdomen cavity it is said to be

approach

difference between mediastinum incision codes is the

simple or extensive

incision or destruction codes are based on whether the destruction is

extent of removal

if procedure includes removal fo inguinofermoral lymh nodes report the servic on

inguinal

undescended testes codes are based on approach use 1

scrotal

undescended testes codes are based on approach used 2

abdominal

undescended testes codes are based on approach used 3

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