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Chapter 20 med coding
The Female genital system subsection is divided by _________ site from the vulva to the ovaries.
Skene's glands procedures are reported using codes from which subsection?
Who is responsible for determining the complexity of destruction of lesions of the vulva?
The term that describes the removal of a portion of the vulva is a _________.
extent and size
The removal of the vulvar area is reported with which two measures?________and_________
Vulvar area tissue removal that involves the skin and superficial subcutaneous tissues is termed_______.
Vulvar area tissue removal that involves the skin and deep subcutaneous tissues is termed________.
partial , complete
A _______vulvectomy involves less than 80% of the vulva and a _________vulvectomy involves more than 80% of the vulva.
External female genitalia, including labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, and vaginal opening
Area between the vulva and anus; also known as the pelvic floor
Opening or entrance to the vagina from the uterus
Rounded, cone-shaped neck of the uterus, part of it protruding into the vagina
Prefix meaning tube fallopian
Prefix meaning ovary
Scraping of a cavity using a spoon-shaped instrument
Herniation of the bladder into the vagina
Herniation of the rectal wall through the posterior wall of the vagina
Turning of the fetus from a presentation other than cephalic (head down) to cephalic for ease of birth
Procedure to obtain a fetal blood sample, also called a percutaneous umbilical blood sampling
Chorionic villus sampling (CVS)
Biopsy of the outermost part of the placenta
Incision into the uterus
surgical removal of a fallopian tube
Surgical removal of ovary
Surgical removal of the uterus
Suturing of the uterus
repression of uterine contractions
Vaginal delivery after previous cesarean delivery
An incision into the vagina to gain access to the pelvic cavity is a ___________.
The insertion of a long needle into the back wall of the vagina to gain access to a peritoneal cul de sac abscess is ______.
The term that describes the procedure in which the surgeon strengthens the wall of the weakened vagina by pulling together the weakened vaginal area with sutures.
loop electrode excision procedure
is a biopsy of the mucous lining of the uterus.
What one procedure represents the majority of the codes in the corpus Uteri subheading?
A hysterosalpingography would have a component code from what section of the CPT manual?
In what subheading would you find the codes to report fallopian tube services?
tying (ligation). removing (transection), blocking(occlusion)
The three methods of tubal ligation are ______,_____,_________
LMP to 12 weeks
The first trimester
13 to 27 weeks
The second trimester
28 weeks to EDD
The third trimester
estimated date of delivery
Preparation of the cervix for birth or dilation is termed cervical_______
requires intervention to remove the remaining fetal material
is one in which the fetus has died naturally sometime during the first half of the pregnancy but remains in the uterus
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