7 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- The World in bold- face type that identifies a diseases or condition in the alphabetic index in ICD-9-CM.
- An alphanumeric code in the ICD-9-CMthat identifies factors that influence health status and encounters that are not due to illness or injury
- A patients description of the symptoms or other reasons for seeking medical care for a provider encounter.
- Directions in printed material that tell a reader where to look for additional information.
- The section of the ICD-9-CM in which diagnosis codes are presented in numerical order.
- A nonessential word or phrase that to define a code in the ICD-9-CM; usually enclosed in parentheses or brackets.
6 True/False questions
Sub-classification → In ICD-9-CM , a five-digit code number.
Conventions → In the ICD-9 -CM a three- digit code used to classify a particular diaereses or injuries.
Etiology → An alphanumeric ICD code for an external cause of injury or poising.
DX → Abbreviation for diagnosis.
E Code → An alphanumeric ICD code for an external cause of injury or poising.
Primary Diagnosis → A diagnosis that represents the patient's major illness or condition for an encounter