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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 ______ to ensure reimbursement for noncosmetic procedures
what is the method that a physician uses to control a nosebleed?
packing, litigation, and cauterization
if the physician performs a lavage of the maxillary sinus, what is he/she doing?
washing the maxillary sinus
thoracentesis is performed to withdraw fluid from the pleural space for a variety of conditions including
the procedure in which a scope is passed into the larynx and the physician can look at the larynx is what type of laryngoscopy
in what surgery subsection would you find the code for the incision and drainage of nasal abscess using an external approach to the abscess?
the name of the procedure in which mucus is removed from the sinuses by flushing a saline solution through the sinus cavities is __________. for example, the Proetz procedure (saline irrigation combined with suction).
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