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the urinary system subsection is first arranged anatomically.
a cystourethroscope is passed through the urethra to the bladder to view the urinary collecting system.
priapism is when a male cannot obtain an erection.
a vasectomy is performed for the purpose of sterilization.
a common abbreviation for a transurethral electrosurgery of the prostate is TURP.
one of the most common conditions of the prostate is BPH.
the insertion and removal of a temporary stent during diagnostic or therapeutic cystourethroscopic interventions is included in 52320-53355 and not reported separately.
a nephrectomy is the excision of the renal pelvis.
when coding 51797 it is necessary to add modifier -51.
code 54699 is the correct code to report an unlisted procedure of the male genital system.
when urodynamics are performed and the physician only interprets the results, the correct modifier would be:
to report the cystourethroscopic removal of a self-retaining indwelling ureteral stent, the correct codes would be 52310 or 52315. what modifier would be applied?
an instillation procedure of the bladder is performed for treatment of:
the type of treatment used to treat prostate cancer by placing the radioactive elements directly into the prostate.
when lithotripsy is performed, the patient may be surrounded by:
urethral pressure profile
what do the letters in UPP stand for?
within the male genital system, the greatest number of codes fall under what category?
the term that describes the study of the motion and flow of urine is:
existence of a stoma
endoscopic procedures within the urinary subsection, kifney subheading, are often divided based on this unique factor:
initail or subsequent
urethral dilation codes are often divided based on this factor:
a neohrectomy with a total urterectomy and bladder cuff, through different incisions.