Evaluation And Management; Anesthesia; Pathology And Laboratory; Radiology; Medicine Test

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Evaluation And Management; Anesthesia; Pathology And Laboratory; Radiology; Medicine Test

ALSO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY, ANATOMY, ICD-9-CM CODING, HCPCS CODING, CODING GUIDELINES AND BILLING QUESTIONS FOR CPC EXAMQUESTIONS FROM LAST CPC EXAM , SURGERY SECTION (ALL SUBSECTIONS ---- FROM EXAM # 1)


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Excision of the gallbladder is commonly referred to as a :
    • A. 

      Colectomy

    • B. 

      Choledochectomy

    • C. 

      Cholecystectomy

    • D. 

      Corpectomy

  • 2. 
    What code best describes an ablation of a polyp in the colon?
    • A. 

      Bipolar cautery removal

    • B. 

      Snare

    • C. 

      Cryosurgery

    • D. 

      Hot biopsy Forceps

  • 3. 
    Peritonitis is a condition that occurs in which system?
    • A. 

      Genitourinary

    • B. 

      Integumentary

    • C. 

      Digestive

    • D. 

      Cardiovascular

  • 4. 
    What type of infection is Helicobactor pylorus?
    • A. 

      Bacterial

    • B. 

      Viral

    • C. 

      Staphyloccus

    • D. 

      Streptococcus

  • 5. 
    Which following term describes a congenital absence of a limb?
    • A. 

      Amputation

    • B. 

      Ectromelia

    • C. 

      Hallux varus

    • D. 

      Genu vagum

  • 6. 
    The patient presents with a laceration on the auricle pinna that needs a wound repair. What part of the body will the physician repair?
    • A. 

      Nasal

    • B. 

      Ear

    • C. 

      Eyelid

    • D. 

      Vermilion

  • 7. 
    The kidneys, bladder, and urethra make up what system?
    • A. 

      Endocrine

    • B. 

      Urinary

    • C. 

      Nervous

    • D. 

      Digestive

  • 8. 
    Complete the series : Frontal, Ethmoid, Maxillary, -------------------------------
    • A. 

      Turbinates

    • B. 

      Nasopharynx

    • C. 

      Sphenoid

    • D. 

      Inferior

  • 9. 
    A physician anesthetizes the brachial plexus nerves with an injection to provide pain control. These nerves are located : 
    • A. 

      From the shoulder to the wrist.

    • B. 

      From the thigh to the foot.

    • C. 

      From the hip joint to the thigh.

    • D. 

      From the neck to the subclavicular.

  • 10. 
    Adrenal glands are part of which anatomical system?
    • A. 

      Circulatory

    • B. 

      Genitourinary

    • C. 

      Endocrine

    • D. 

      Digestive

  • 11. 
    The basilic vein is located in the :
    • A. 

      Head

    • B. 

      Foot

    • C. 

      Leg

    • D. 

      Arm

  • 12. 
    The small intestine is divided into what parts :
    • A. 

      Esophagus, Stomach, Duodenum

    • B. 

      Pylorus, Jejunum, Cecum

    • C. 

      Stomach, Descending Colon, Rectum

    • D. 

      Duodenum, Jejunum, Ileum

  • 13. 
    The right upper quadrant of the abdominal area contains which of the following?
    • A. 

      Gallbladder

    • B. 

      Appendix

    • C. 

      Pancreas

    • D. 

      Stomach

  • 14. 
    How would you characterize oligomenorrhea?
    • A. 

      Absence of a menstruation

    • B. 

      Irregular menstrual cycle

    • C. 

      Infrequent menstruation

    • D. 

      Bleeding unrelated to the menstrual cycle.

  • 15. 
    A Cochlear implant is placed in the  :
    • A. 

      Cornea

    • B. 

      Inner Ear

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Spine

  • 16. 
    What is Sialadenitis?
    • A. 

      An inflammation of a tear duct gland

    • B. 

      An inflammation of a pituitary gland

    • C. 

      An inflammation of an adrenal gland

    • D. 

      An inflammation of a salivary gland

  • 17. 
    What is the meaning of the root word  "myelo-"?
    • A. 

      Muscle

    • B. 

      Bone

    • C. 

      Spinal Cord

    • D. 

      Blood

  • 18. 
    Surgical repair on the levator muscle of the eyelid to correct drooping is called :
    • A. 

      Blepharoptosis Repair.

    • B. 

      Conjunctivoplasty

    • C. 

      Blepharoplasty

    • D. 

      Canthotomy

  • 19. 
    Dislocation of the scaphoid bone is located in the :
    • A. 

      Shoulder

    • B. 

      Foot

    • C. 

      Elbow

    • D. 

      Knee

  • 20. 
    A patient who has been severely burned will be undergoing a skin xenograft for temporary wound closure. The xenograft harvests the skin from where?
    • A. 

      From the body of the patient.

    • B. 

      From a donor of the same species.

    • C. 

      From a donor that is non-human.

    • D. 

      From synthetic material.

  • 21. 
    Which of the code book volumes are used in a physician's office?
    • A. 

      Volume 1

    • B. 

      Volume 2

    • C. 

      Volume 3

    • D. 

      Only A and B are used.

  • 22. 
    " ------------------------------- " is a reference that instructs coder to look up another term to locate a code for a particular condition.
    • A. 

      See category

    • B. 

      And

    • C. 

      See condition

    • D. 

      Eponym

  • 23. 
    --------------------------------------- is (are) used in both the index and Tabular List to enclose supplementary words that may be present or absent in the statement of a disease or procedure, without affecting the code assignment.
    • A. 

      "Excludes"

    • B. 

      Brackets

    • C. 

      Includes

    • D. 

      Parentheses

  • 24. 
    Which statement is NOT true of inclusion terms?
    • A. 

      An "Inclusion note" under a code indicates that the terms excluded from the code are to be coded elsewhere.

    • B. 

      The terms may be included under certain four-and five-digit codes.

    • C. 

      These terms are the conditions for which that code number is to be used.

    • D. 

      The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive.

  • 25. 
    The word(s) " ----------- " should be interpreted to mean either "and" or "or" when it appears in the title.
    • A. 

      With

    • B. 

      See

    • C. 

      Omit code

    • D. 

      And