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CPT coding module 8 for final

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The mucosal and submucosal tissue of the lips and cheeks are included in the oral cavity.
True
When a colectomy is performed, a segment of the stomach is resected and an anastomosis is performed between the remaining ends.
False
The correct code for an intraoperative colonic lavage is 44701.
True
With the exception of incisional and ventral hernias, the use of mesh or other prosthesis is not separately reported when performing hernia repairs.
True
For a fine needle aspiration of the salivary gland the, correct code would be 42400.
False
When coding 44701 it is necessary to add a modifier -51.
False
Code 45999 is the correct code to report an unlisted laparoscopic procedure of the anus.
False
If totally unrelated to the condition requiring critical care, code 43752 can be coded with the critical care codes.
True
A common abbreviation for procedure code 43260 endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography is ERCP.
True
A gastrostomy tube is placed inside the stomach for:
feeding purposes
When a diagnostic colonoscopy is coded, the code includes:
all of the above
The first step in choosing the correct digestive endoscopic procedure code is to identify the ____ of the procedure.
extent
The procedure used to develop an artificial opening through the abdominal wall is:
exteriorization
What two words are important factors in coding hernia repair?
incarcerated/strangulated
Examination of the sigmoid colon
Sigmoidoscopy
Diagnostic laparoscopy
Peritoneoscopy
Examination of the entire colon
Colonoscopy
Examination of the rectum and sigmoid colon
Proctosigmoidoscopy