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"For ehabtutor" I also have more questions I'm stuck on several other Medical Coding questions that are too large for one submission. Here's the first set:
1. The correct code for debridement of third-degree burns of right arm, 6% of body surface area, is
A. 01951.
B. 15852.
C. 01953.
D. 01952.
2. _______ is/are placed after some codes in the CPT manual and contains helpful information.
A. Parenthetical information
B. Index locations
C. Guidelines
D. Bracketed information
3. Please assign the correct code for a total knee replacement arthroscopic procedure.
A. 01404
B. 01402
C. 01430
D. 01400
4. The physical status Modifier P3 indicates a
A. patient with a severe systemic disease that is a constant threat to life.
B. patient with severe systemic disease.
C. moribund patient who is not expected to survive without the operation.
D. patient who has a mild systemic disease.
5. The correct code for an unlisted procedure for the breast is
A. 11949.
B. 19499.
C. 14949.
D. 99499.
6. What code is used to report routine postoperative care?
A. 99212
B. No code is used.
C. 99211
D. 99024
7. Which codes begin with the number 99 and are used to indicate anesthesia services provided during
situations that make the administration of the anesthesia more difficult?
A. Special circumstances
B. Adjunct services
C. Qualifying circumstances
D. Physical status modifiers
8. The _______ section of the CPT manual and the Anesthesia Guidelines both contain the codes for
qualifying circumstances.
A. Surgery
B. Cardiology
C. Radiology
D. Medicine
9. The _______ society publishes the Relative Value Guide™ for anesthesia services.
A. American Society of Anesthesiologists
B. Academy of Anesthesiology
C. Anesthesiology Society of America
D. American Academy of Anesthesiologists
10. _______ is used to withdraw fluid that contains individual cells.
A. Image guidance
B. Percutaneous biopsy
C. Needle core
D. Fine-needle aspiration
11. When using an unlisted code a(n) _______ must accompany the claim.
A. modifier
B. special report
C. medical record
D. operative report
12. Anesthesia procedure codes are grouped according to
A. procedure used.
B. time required.
C. patient status.
D. anatomic site.
13. The global surgery period includes
A. serious complications requiring a return to the operating room.
B. all routine preoperative and postoperative care.
C. as much time as it takes for the patient to recover.
D. staged procedures.
14. The American Society of Anesthesiologists defines the practice of anesthesiology as dealing with (but
not limited to) all of the following except the
A. clinical management of various fluids, electrolyte, and metabolic disturbances.
B. evaluation and management of acute and chronic pain.
C. clinical management of the patient unconscious from whatever cause.
D. application of specific methods of non-respiratory therapy.
15. What are the CPT guidelines for coding multiple surgical procedures that are performed during a single
anesthetic administration?
A. Assign the code for the procedure of highest base value unit. Indicate cumulative start/stop time for all surgical procedures
B. Assign the procedure code of the lowest base value unit.
C. The time reported is only coded.
D. Code only the highest base value unit.
16. Who determines the content of a surgical package?
A. Third-party payers
B. The inpatient facility
C. The ambulatory surgery center
D. The physician
17. What is the correct modifier for coding anesthesia when the anesthesiologist is medically directing one
certified registered nurse anesthetist?
18. Select the correct anesthesia code for a tympanotomy of the left ear performed on an 11-month-old
A. 00120, 99100
B. 00125, 99135
C. 00124, 99116
D. 00126, 99100
19. The correct code for anesthesia for radical hysterectomy is
A. 00846.
B. 00944.
C. 01962.
D. 01963.
20. What type of nurse can administer anesthesia under the direction of an anesthesiologist?
21. What is the code used to report anesthesia for a tracheobronchial reconstruction?
A. 00538
B. 00639
C. 00539
D. 00540
22. When the words "separate procedure" appear after the descriptor of a code, what does that tell you
about that code?
A. The procedure was a minor one that would be reported only if no other service was provided.
B. The procedure provided was on a day other than the major procedure.
C. The procedure is always bundled into any other service provided.
D. The procedure is never included with another service.
23. Which of the following represents the contents of a surgical package?
A. Preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative services
B. Preoperative and intraoperative services
C. Intraoperative and postoperative services
D. Preoperative and postoperative services
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Thank you! Here are the rest of the questions that didn't fit the last question. They were a part of my initial request for help.


Thank You Very Much.



24.What are concurrent modifiers used to describe?

A. Services provided by multiple physicians on the same day

B. Multiple services provided by a single physician on the same day

C. The number of cases an anesthesiologist is directing or supervising at one time

D. Multiple modifiers for a single case

25.A triangle before a code indicates that the code description

A. is major.

B.has been discontinued.

C. has been revised.

D. is partial.

26. Which of the following physical status modifiers would be used to code a patient with a mild systemic






27.What is the correct code assignment for anesthesia for second and third degree burn debridement

without skin grafting; 15% of the total body surface?

A.01951, 01952

B.01952, 01953, 01953

C.01951, 01952, 01953

D.01952, 01953

28.The modifier "-AA" is an example of what type of modifier?


B.Physical status



29.Which of the following does the surgical package include?

A.Visiting home nurse care

B.Typical follow-up care

C.E/M visit requiring decision for surgery


General anesthesia


Which of the following CPT codes is used to report materials and supplies used by the physician for

which no other more specific CPT code exists?





31.The correct code for anesthesia for percutaneous liver biopsy is





32.What is the code for reporting the use of a surgical tray as indicated by the National Correct Coding






33.The _______ anesthesia status modifier indicates the patient's condition at the time anesthesia was






34.The correct code for anesthesia for diagnostic arthroscopic procedure of the knee joint is





35.What type of sedation allows a procedure to be performed without pain to the patient, but the patient

isn't completely asleep?




D.Conscious or moderate



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