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Chapter 15

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Anatomic
The Respiratory System subsection is arranged by_________site.
endoscopy
The procedure in which a scope is placed through a small incision and into a body cavity is called a/an?
extent
When coding endoscopic procedures you must be certain to code to the fullest ________ of the procedure and to code the correct approach for the procedure.
-51
If more than one distinct procedure was performed during an endoscopic procedure, what modifier would you add to the lesser-priced service?
diagnostic
What type of endoscopy is always bundled into a surgical endoscopy?
Indirect
A(n) _________ laryngoscopy is performed when a physician uses a tongue depressor to hold the tongue down and view the epiglottis with a mirror.
direct
A(n) ___________laryngoscopy is performed when the endoscrope is passed into the larynx and the physician can look at the larynx through a scope.
Ear, Nose, Throat
An otorhinolaryngologist is a physician who specializes in treating condtions of the __________, _____________, and _________
integumentary
When coding a nasal abscess or a nasal biopsy of the skin using the external approach, you use codes from the _____________System subsection.
Respiratory
When coding a nasal abscess or a nasal biopsy using the internal approach, you use codes from the __________System subsection
Superior, Middle, Inferior
What are the three sections of turbinates? ____________, ______________, and _____________
Displacement (30210)
What is the name of the therapy in which the physician flushes saline solution into the sinuses to remove mucus or pus?