The routinely associated signs & symptoms should not be coded in addition to a code for the particular disease or condition.
Late effect is the residual condition that is still present 2 months after the acute illness or injury
Sequencing codes for residuals and late effect, the residual code is generally sequenced first followed by the late effect.
The site in which a malignant neoplasm has spread to is the primary site.
The Amercian Hospital Association is responsible for the development of ICD-10PCS.
A combination code is a single code that may be used to classify two diagnoses.
Status asthmaticus is a term used for a very severe type of asthmatic attack.
ICD-9 presumes a cause -and-effect realtoinship between hypertension and chronic kidney disease
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is responsible for the development of the ICD-10-PCS
The perinatal period extends through the first 6 weeks following birth.
Adverse effect occurs when a drug has been correctly prescribed and properly administered and the pt develops a reaction.
A gastrointestinal hemorrhage to be coded, the pt must be actively bleeding.
When coding a poisoning, also assign and E code from the therapeutic column from the Table of Drugs and Chemicals.
An ectopic preganancy occurs when the fertilized ovum implants outside the uterus, usually in the fallopian tube.
A code from Chapter 16 should not be assigned when it is considered to be routinely associated with a disease process.
ICD-10-CM has a maximum of five alphanumeric characters.
The removal of a tooth is an example of an extraction.
The Tabular List contains grids that represent the last four characters of a procedure code.
Combination code is a single code used to classify
Threatened Spontaneous Abortion
Terms that may be used to describe a threatened condition include
Threatened, impeding, evolving
Correct code for cough due to pneumonia is
Correct code for acute cystitis due to E. coli are
Correct code for impending shock is
Correct codes for dehydration due to pneumonia are
Following are improvements in the ICD-10CM codes
All of the Above
The maximum number of characters in a ICD-10 code is
Correct code for acute and chronic laryngitis
Know the charactericstics of ICD-10-CM index
All of the Above
The root operations that is defined as cutting out or off without replacement, all of a body part is.
Which organization has been responsible for the development of ICD-10-CM
Mapping that will convert ICD-9-CM codes to ICD-1--CM codes is called
Root operation that is defined as taking or letting out of fluids and /or gases in a part of a body is
The root operation that is defined as correcting a portion of a previously performed procedure is
The root operation that is defined as restoring, to the extent possible, a body part to its natural anantomic structure is
Dypsphagia, oropharyngeal phase, due to previous stroke
Acute and chronic renal failure in pt with hypertension
acute- 584.9, hypertension - 403.90, chronic - 585.9
Contact dermatitis of eyelids
Staphylococcus aureus septicemia
Benign tumor of the thymus
Primary malignant neoplasm of appendix
Dermatitis frm silver jewelry
Close medical dislocation of elbow
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