Chapter 20 Review

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  1. In what Surgery subsection would you find the code for the incision and drainage of a nasal abscess using an external approach to the abscess?
    Integumentary System
  2. Which of the following terms does not describes the nasal turbinates?
    • Exterior
    • (Nasal turbinates are the bones inside of the nose)
  3. Thoracentesis is performed to withdraw fluid from the pleural space for a variety of conditions including?
    Respiratory failure
  4. Which modifier would you use if polyps were removed from both the left and the right sides of the nose?
    -50
  5. Endoscopic procedures are reported on the _____ place(s) to which the scope is advanced?
    Farthest
  6. The name of the procedure in which mucus is removed from the sinuses by flushing a saline solution through the sins cavities is _____ therapy. For example, the Proetz procedure (saline irrigation combined with suction)
    Displacement Therapy
  7. Select the them that describes a procedure in which a scope is placed into a body cavity?
    Endoscopy
  8. If the physician performs a lavage of the maxillary sinus, what is he/she doing?
    Washing the maxillary sinus.
  9. What is the name of the surgical procedure for the rearrangement of the nasal septum?
    Septoplasty
  10. A diagnostic endoscopic procedure is reported only when?
    No surgical procedure is performed during the same operative session.

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