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  1. An alphanumeric code in the ICD-9-CMthat identifies factors that influence health status and encounters that are not due to illness or injury
  2. A patients description of the symptoms or other reasons for seeking medical care for a provider encounter.
  3. A publication containing the HIPAA- mandated Standardized classification system for diseases and injuries; developed by the World Health Organization and modified for use in the United States.
  4. The section of the ICD-9-CM in which diagnosis codes are presented in numerical order.
  5. Abbreviation for diagnosis.
  6. The number assigned to a diagnoses in the International Classification of Diseases.

6 True/False questions

  1. Main -TermThe World in bold- face type that identifies a diseases or condition in the alphabetic index in ICD-9-CM.

          

  2. EtiologyIn the ICD-9 -CM a three- digit code used to classify a particular diaereses or injuries.

          

  3. CategoryIn the ICD-9 -CM a three- digit code used to classify a particular diaereses or injuries.

          

  4. Supplementary TermA nonessential word or phrase that to define a code in the ICD-9-CM; usually enclosed in parentheses or brackets.

          

  5. Coexisting ConditionAdditional illness that either has an effect on the patient's primary illness or is also treated during the encounter.

          

  6. ConventionsTypographic techniques or standard practices that provide visual guidelines for understanding printed material.