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CAOT 186 Chapter 5 Theory

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ICD-9-CM assumes a relationship between hypertension and renal failure.
True
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If a patient is admitted for an HIV-related condition, the first-listed diagnosis is the related condition followed by the diagnosis code 042.
False
True or False
A fifth digit of 1 should be assigned to 305.0X for someone who abuses alcohol by binge drinking.
False
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Another term to describe malignant hypertension is accelerated hypertension.
True
True or False
Hypertension that is caused by another condition is called essential hypertension.
False
True or False
A fifth digit of 1 to indicate status asthmaticus can be assigned if the physician documents an acute exacerbation.
False
True or False
If a patient's diabetes is documented as poorly controlled, a fifth digit for out of control should be assigned.
False
True or False
If a patient receives insulin for diabetes, type I diabetes should be reported.
False
The site to which a malignant neoplasm has spread is the:
a. metastatic site
b. primary site
c. benign site
d. morphology
a. metastatic site
The site in which a malignant neoplasm originated is the:
a. metastatic site
b. primary site
c. benign site
d. morphology
b. primary site