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CAOT 186 Chapter 6 Theory

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In order to code a gastrointestinal condition with hemorrhage, active bleeding must be present.
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It is common to use a fifth digit of 0 when coding complications related to pregnancy.
False
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A pathologic fracture occurs in a bone that is weakened by disease.
True
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The perinatal period extends for 6 weeks following birth.
False
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Generally you do not assign a code from Chapter 16 if a definitive diagnosis is documented.
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When an accident occurs, an E code should be the first-listed diagnosis.
False
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If a fracture and dislocation are present at the same site, assign only the fracture code.
True
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An infected laceration should be coded as a complicated wound.
True
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A poisoning occurs when a drug has been correctly prescribed and properly administered and the patient develops a reaction.
False
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When coding a poisoning, the poisoning code is sequenced before any manifestation code.
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