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1. The technical component of a CT of the thorax was performed without contrast material. What code
would be assigned?
A.
71250
B.
71270
C.
71550
D.
71275
2. A 32-year-old patient comes to the emergency room complaining of abdominal pain. The patient
undergoes a complete abdominal ultrasound, in real time, with image documentation. The physician’s final
diagnosis is cervical intraepithelial neoplasia III. What codes are reported?
A.
D04.9,
BW20ZZZ
B.
D02.9,
BW30ZZZ
C.
D06.9,
BW40ZZZ
D.
D04.9,
BW40ZZZ
3. Mr. Carson comes to the emergency room complaining of leg pain after falling out of bed in his home.
A technician at the hospital obtains an x-ray of the tibia and the fibula using the hospital’s radiology
equipment. The physician reviews his x-ray, and determines that he has sprained his leg. Mr. Carson also
has a history of prostate cancer, cigarette smoking, Crohn’s disease, and hyperbilirubinemia. The
emergency department visit included an expanded problem focused history and examination. The medical
decision making was of moderate complexity. Code this scenario.
A.
99283-25,
73590
B.
99285-25,
73592
C.
99281-25,
73591
D.
99284-25,
73592
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4. Blood lipoprotein with electrophoretic separation and quantitation with high resolution fractionation
and quantitation of lipoproteins including lipoprotein subclasses would be assigned to code
A.
83698.
B.
83704.
C.
83705.
D.
83701.
5. A physician performs an autopsy on a deceased patient. The procedure performed is a microscopic
necropsy of the brain and spinal cord. What code should be assigned?
A.
88027
B.
87880
C.
88012
D.
87901
6. A 23-year-old patient comes in complaining of shortness of breath, fatigue, and an abnormally fast
heartbeat. She also has GERD, acute exacerbation of asthma, and cachecticorum acne. The physician
obtains a complete blood cell count, and renders a diagnosis of Rietti-Greppi-Micheli anemia. What
diagnosis codes are assigned?
A.
D56.3, K24.9, J45.941,
L70.8
B.
D58.3, K23.9, J45.906,
L70.8
C.
D56.9, K21.9, J45.901,
L70.8
D.
D59.3, K21.9, J45.921,
L70.8
7. A 33-year-old patient is seen for a bilateral screening mammography with computer-aided detection,
interpreted by the physician, with digitization of the radiographic images. What CPT codes should be
assigned?
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