A physician obtains cells from the bone marrow cavity using a needle and a syringe. How would this procedure be coded?
The vitreous humor can be found in the
The study of tissue disease using macroscopic or microscopic analysis is called
Placing a catheter into the aorta or directly into an artery or vein is called
A. selective catheter placement.
B. brachiocephalic manipulation.
C. third order placement.
D. nonselective catheter placement.
A patient is diagnosed with acne. What ICD-10-CM code would be assigned?
Members of the uniformed services, their families and survivors, and retired members and their families qualify for
A. OIG Recovery.
A 35-year-old male is brought to the emergency department with memory disturbance after being accidentally exposed to lead paint. What ICD-10-CM codes should be assigned?
A. T42.4X1A, R40.0
B. T23.009A, R23.8
C. T56.0X1A, R41.3
Health care practitioners who submit fraudulent bills to increase reimbursement may
A. be listed in the Coding Directory of Fraudulent Billing published annually by the Department of Health and Human Services.
B. be reported to the Office of the Attorney General.
C. be blacklisted according to geographic location.
D. face financial penalties or, in some cases, imprisonment.
A patient comes to the ambulatory surgery center for a fusion of the cervical spine. Prior to the beginning of the surgery, the patient suffers an allergic reaction to the anesthesia shortly after it’s administered. Because of this reaction, the surgery is not performed. What code would be assigned as the first-listed diagnosis?
A. The anesthesia administration
B. The allergy code
C. The reason that the surgery was scheduled to be performed
D. The observation code