General
Modifiers & E/M
Anesthesia & Surgery
Integumentary
Musculoskeletal

100

What does CPT stand for?
Current Procedural Terminology

100

What modifier would you use if you were removing polyps from both the left and right side of the nose?
-50

100

What is the type of sedation that allows a procedure to be performed without pain to the patient, but the patient is not completely asleep?
Conscious or moderate sedation

100

Reapir of a wound should be measured in or converted to what unit of measure?
centimeters

100

Fracture codes are based on what?
Treatment type

200

Where is specific coding information about each section located?
Guidelines

200

What modifier would you use if Mrs. Smith has multiple related surgeries performed during the same operative session?
-51

200

What is the usual global surgery period for a major procedure?
90 days

200

There is no tissue remaining for pathological examination after this method has been used. The method is excision, destruction, or shaving?
Destruction

200

Which term describes a reduction - rotation, manipulation, or stabilization?
manipulation

300

Who publishes CPT?
American Medical Association (AMA)

300

These elements would all be part of the ______ history: employment, education, use of drugs.
social

300

Local anesthesia, typical follow-up care & an E/M visit in which decision for surgery is made are all included in the ________ _________.
surgical package

300

Using the "rules of nines", an adult leg is what percentage of the human body?
18%

300

True or false - Surgical and fracture repair codes in the musculoskeletal subsection include the application and removal of the initial casts,splints, or strapping applied by the treating physician.
True

400

The symbol + indicates:
An add-on code

400

A patient who has been treated within the past 2-1/2 years by the physician or a member of his/her practice who has the same specialty is considered a(n) ______ patient.
established

400

What is the code for anesthesia for bilateral vasectomy?
00921

400

What is the code for suture of superficial wounds of the cheek: one 1 cm laceration, one 3 cm laceration, and one 2 cm laceration?
12014 (Repair, wound, simple (6 cm))

400

What is the code for strapping of a 46 year old patient's knee?
29530 (strapping, knee)

500

What is the universal health insurance form for submission of outpatient services?
CMS 1500

500

What CPT code is assigned to an ED service that has a detailed history and exam with a moderate level of MDM?
99284

500

What is the code for a fine needle aspiration of the breast without imaging?
10021 (Fine needle aspiration)

500

When coding 3 biopsies of the skin, performed at the same visit, the codes reported would be:
11100, 11101 X 2 units

500

What is the code for an arthroscopic rotator cuff reapir?
29827 (Arthroscopy, surgical, shoulder)