CPT Coding Scenarios With Answers
What CPT code should you report for a transluminal peripheral atherectomy, percutaneous; femoral-popliteal?
What code should you report for cyclothymia?
Which of the following terms indicates when a physician inserts a ventilating tube into the opening of the tympanum?
c. Tympanic neurectomy
CPT Coding Exercises With Answers
Which modifier should you report to indicate when a party other than the treating or reporting physician performs laboratory procedures?
a. Modifier -62
b. Modifier -79
c. Modifier -90
d. Modifier -92
Answer: Modifier -90
Which CPT code should you report for a central motor evoked potential study (transcranial motor stimulation); lower limbs?
Which of the following terms is synonymous with Louis-Bar syndrome?
b. Cerebellar ataxia
c. Restless legs syndrome
d. Tardive dyskinesia
What CPT code should you report for a 1.3 cm excision of a benign lesion on the scalp including margins?
CPT Coding Questions And Answers
Which of the following describes cyanosis and hypertension resulting from sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries?
a. Arrillaga-Ayerza syndrome
b. Septic pulmonary embolism
c. Arnold-Chiari syndrome
d. Cor pulmonale
Answer: Arrillaga-Ayerza syndrome
What term means laying “face down” on the stomach?
What code should you report for Krukenberg procedure?
What add-on code should you report for anesthesia complicated by utilization of total body hypothermia?
What modifier denotes a scenario in which a provider directly furnishes an ambulance?
What ICD-9 code should you report for Melkersson’s (or Melkersson-Rosenthal) syndrome?
What ICD-9 code should you report for Steinbrocker’s syndrome?
What CPT code should you report for an injection of medication in the anterior chamber of the eye (separate procedure)?
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