A patient has a history of being allergic to penicillin. What code should be assigned?A patient is diagnosed with anemia and requires a blood transfusion. The code for anemia would be
found in category codes
A patient has a history of being allergic to penicillin. What code should be assigned?
A patient is diagnosed with anemia and requires a blood transfusion. The code for anemia would be
found in category codes
A patient diagnosed with neuromyelitis optica would be assigned to category
A patient diagnosed with a benign neoplasm of the colon would be assigned to
The code for hypersecretion of calcitonin includes
C-cell hyperplasia of thyroid.
An “Includes” note provides
further definition of what’s included in a category.
examples of the types of characters included in a code.
a list of main terms in a particular code category.
a list of subterms in a specific subcategory.
A patient is diagnosed with alpha thalassemia. The coder mistakenly assigns code D50.0. What correct
ICD-10 code should be assigned?
The diagnosis of conjunctivitis would be coded using
A diagnosis with an associated complication would be assigned to a/an
External Cause of Injury code.
The External Cause codes
appear only on the maternal record.
are excluded from consideration in obstetrical coding.
are always reported as a first-listed diagnosis.
are never reported as a first-listed diagnosis.
In the outpatient setting,
uncertain diagnoses are reported.
uncertain diagnoses are listed for malignant neoplasm codes only.
uncertain diagnoses are not reported.
a query must always be sent to the physician.
The ICD-10 code for unspecified tularemia is
Laceration of the posterior tibial artery of the right leg is assigned to code
A code has five characters and requires a seventh character. If a sixth character isn’t available, what
should the coder do?
Use a placeholder X for the sixth character.
Use placeholder Y as the seventh character
Insert a “?” in the seventh character field
Query the provider for the seventh character
“Code first” and “Use additional code” are examples of
the etiology/manifestation guideline.
the Includes notation.
What is the I-10 code for type 1 neurofibromatosis?
Code category H66.3 instructs the coder to
use H72.- for any associated perforated tympanic membrane.
use an additional code for history of tobacco abuse.
use an additional code for an adverse effect of a medication.
assign a Z code, if necessary.
A Scenario flag (fourth field) tells the coder
that the target codes combine to make a viable scenario.
the target codes used for mapping I-8 to I-9.
that the source codes map to one or more target codes.
the number of various combinations of diagnoses included in the source code.
O41.121 indicates that the patient has
first trimester chorioamnionitis.
placenta membrane disruption.
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Phrases such as associated with, due to, or with mention of are examples of