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Chapters 22, 26, 27 part 1

The ____ manufactures most blood cells. bone marrow
The spleen is composed of this material that also surrounds veins and arteries. lymph tissue
_______ is a malignant disease of the bone marrow in which excessive white blood cells are produced. leukemia
Mediastinum codes are identified by which factor? surgical approach
This type of lymphadenectomy is the removal of the lymph nodes, glands, and surrounding tissues: radical
The lymph node excision category codes are based on what two things? method and location
How many categories are located in the Mediastinum sugheading? 4
A diaphragmatic hernia is also known as a(n): hital hernia
This bone marrow is taken from a closer relative, so there is a genetic similarity. allogenic
This bone marrow is collected from the patient and later transplanted or reinfused back into the patient from whom it came. autogenic
What word describes a lymphadenectomy in which only the lymph nodes are removed? limited
What is it called when the diaphragm is out of normal position and has moved up farther into the thoracic cavity? eventration
There are _____ glands in the endocrine system of the body. 9
The peripheral nervous system refers to the nervous structures outside of the: central nervous system
During skull-based surgery, if one surgeon performs the approach and a second physician performs the definitive procedure and a third physician performs the closure, what modifier is appended to the definitive procedure code? none
Shunts are devices used to? drain fluid
What procedure is often performed with a laminectomy? arthrodesis
Neuroplasty is the: decompression of intact nerves
The Endocrine subsection of the CPT manual contains codes for _____ endocrine glands. 4
This is the most commonly known neuroplastic procedure carpal tunnel syndrome surgery
Within the Endocrine System description, the terms subtotal and ___ mean something less than the total. partial
When reporting a craniectomy/craniotomy procedure, it is not uncommon that additional ____ is required. grafting
In the Surgery of Skull Base, the _____ procedure is the method used to obtain exposure of the lesion. approach
In the Surgery of Skull Base, the ______ procedure is what is done to the lesion. definitive
Cataract and lens replacement uses ______ different approaches. 3
Strabismus surgery: corrects muscle misalignment
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