RESPIRATORY SYS- MED CODING {"THEORY" EXAM REVIEW}

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  1. The 3 Coding Rules for:
    * SITE
    * ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES...
    • Rule #1: Extent
    • Rule #2: Approach
    • Rule #3: Surgical Endoscopy Always includes Diagnostic Endoscopy
  2. *Multiple Procedures R:
    • Bundled Serv's
    • - 51{Modifier}
    • Frequent Procedures
  3. *BILATERAL PROCEDURES R:
    • - FORMAT
    • - USE OF -50 or RT/LT(Medicaid)
  4. *LARYNGOSCOPIC PROCEDURE IS:
    * Direct-vs-Indirect
  5. *Procedures on the NOSE:
    1. Approaches
    2. Incision
    3. Excision
    • Approaches: Internal/External
    • Incision:
    • * Used 2 drain abscess or fluid
    • *Supplies "not incl'd"
    • Excision: IntraNasal Bx{Biopsy}
  6. *PACKING:
    • * GAUZE
    • * BALLOON
    • * CAUTERIZATION
    • * LIGATION
  7. TRUE OR FALSE
    A chest tube may be used as an indwelling method of raining the accumulated fluid in the plerual space? T or F
    "TRUE"
  8. Thoracoplasty is a procedure tht is perfomed 2 sep the inside of the chest cavity frm the lung 2 permit the collapse of the lung? T or F
    *FALSE*
  9. All sinus codes report bilateral procedures only? T or F
    *FALSE*
  10. When multiple procedures are performed through a scope during the same opeative session, only the major (most extensive) procedure should be reported. T or F
    *FALSE*
  11. A "direct" laryngoscopic proc means tht the physician uses a tongue depressor 2 hold the tongue dwn & view the epiglottis w/a mirror. T or F
    A surgical sinus endoscopy includes a sinusostomy (when appropriate) & diagnostic endoscopy.
  12. Endoscopic procedures R reported on the __ place(s) 2 which the scope is advanced?
    a. first

    • a) First
    • b. farthest
    • c. number of
    • d. surgical
  13. A diagnostic endoscopic preocedure is reported only when:
    • a.) *No surgical proc is performed during the same op session*
    • b.) a surgical procedure is performed during the same op session
    • c.) mulitiple surgical precideures r perfromed during the same op session
    • d.) no other code in tht section applies
  14. Bec. mst 3rd party payers dn't pay 4 cosmetic surgery, the phys mst carefully document __ 2 ensure reimbursement 4 non/cosmetic proc's
    A) Prognosis of the pt's cond
    B) TX Plan
    C) Medical Necessity
    d) None of the Above
    C) Med. Nec
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Wht is the method tht a phys uses 2 control a nosebleed?
    a) Packing
    b) Ligation
    c) Cauterization
    d) All of the above
    • a) *All of the above*
    • *Packing
    • * Ligation
    • *Cauterization
  16. If the phys performs a lavage of the maxillary sinus, wht is he/she doing?
    • a) Washing the Maxillary Sinus
    • b) taking a bx w/in the maxillary sinus
    • c) opening the maxillary sinus
    • d) resahping the maxillary sinus
  17. Thoracentesis is performed w/draw fluid from the pleural space for a vairety of cond's incl???
    • a) Respiratory Failiure
    • b) atherosclerosis
    • c) renal failure
    • d) all of the abv
  18. Wht is a proc in which a scope is placed in/2 a bdy cavity???
    • a) indirect
    • b) open proc
    • c) Endoscopy
    • d) direct
  19. Which of the foll does not describe the Nasal Turbinates???
    • a) Exterior
    • b) superior
    • c) inferior
    • d) median
  20. The proc in which a scope is passed in/2 the Laynx & the phys can lk @ the Larynx is wht type of "Laryngoscopy"???
    • a) Indirect
    • b) inferior
    • c) direct
    • d) inferred
  21. In wht Surgery subsection wld u find the cde 4 the incision & drainage of a nasal abscess using an external approach 2 the abscess???
    • a) Integumentary Sys
    • b) Respiratory Sys
    • c) Evaluation & Management
    • d) Medicine
  22. Wht is the name of the proc in which mucus is removed frm the sinuses by flushing a saline solution through the sinus cavities???
    • a) dilation
    • b) drainage
    • c) endoscopy
    • d) Displacement
  23. This surgical proc is performed 2 reshape the nose???
    • a) bronchoplasty
    • b) pneumoplasty
    • c) Rhinoplasty
    • d) septoplasty
  24. Wht is the name of the surgical proc 4 the rearrangement of the nasal septum???
    • a) bronchoplasty
    • b) pneumoplasty
    • c) Septoplasty
    • d) rhinoplasty
  25. The term tht describes destruction by removing, usually by cutting, is:
    • a) laser
    • b) Ablation
    • c) bx
    • d) incision
  26. The term tht describes obtaining a tiss sample is:
    • a) laser
    • b) ablation
    • c) bx
    • d) incision
  27. Which modifier wld u use fi polyps were removed frm bth the left & right sides of the nose???
    • a) -50 or LT/RT
    • b) -21
    • c) -47
    • d) -54

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