2010 Buck Module 21 Exam B
Assign a code for a cesarean delivery with postpartum care and a ligation of fallopian tubes performed at the same operative session.
Hint: For the delivery code, see caesarean delivery, postpartum care. To locate the code for ligation procedure, see ligation, fallopian tube, oviduct. central nervous system.
The patient presents with a perineal abscess of the vulva. The physician performs incision and drainage.
Hint: Incision and drainage, abscess, vulvacarpal tunnel.
Catheterization and introduction of contrast for a hysterosalpingography. Do not code the radiological supervision and interpretation.
Hint: Hysterosalpingography, injection procedure
Surgical hysteroscopy with lysis of multiple intrauterine adhesions.
Hint: Hysteroscopy, lysis, adhesions
External cephalic version without tocolysis.Shunts are devices used to:
Hint: Cephalic version, external
Amniocentesis. Code only the procedure, not the radiological service.
Hint: See amniocentesis
The marsupialization of a Bartholin's gland cyst.
Hint: Marsupialization, Bartholin's gland cyst
Antepartum care only after vaginal delivery by another physician, eight visits.
Hint: Antepartum care, vaginal deliverydecompression of intact nerves.
Removal of cerclage sutures under general anesthesia.
Hint: Removal, cerclage, cervix
Colposcopy of the vulva with biopsy.
Hint: Colposcopy, vulva, biopsy