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Q: The patient 34 year-old established patient seen in the outpatient clinic by her dermatologist. She is followed for extensive psoriasis involving scalp, trunk and arms. It has now worsened and spread
to her palms, and she is also complaining of joint pain. The psoriasis on her hands has made it difficult to do many of her day to day tasks. A detailed history and examination are performed. The examination includes inspection of the affected areas in addition to bending and rotation of joints. A long discussion took place regarding a change in her medications to try to gain better control of her psoriasis and slow down the systemic progression. Topical and system treatment was decided on. CPT Code: __________
A: The CPT code is: 99214. Source:
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User: The patient 34 year-old established patient seen in the outpatient clinic by her dermatologist. She is followed for extensive psoriasis involving scalp, trunk and arms. It has now worsened and spread to her palms, and she is also complaining of joint pain. The psoriasis on her hands has made it difficult to do many of her day to day tasks. A detailed history and examination are performed. The examination includes inspection of the affected areas in addition to bending and rotation of joints. A long discussion took place regarding a change in her medications to try to gain better control of her psoriasis and slow down the systemic progression. Topical and system treatment was decided on. CPT Code: __________

Weegy: The CPT code is: 99214. Source:
Koolsum|Points 1427|

User: Subsequent follow-up care is provided for the patient who was transferred to skilled nursing facility from an acute care hospital after partial recovery from a stroke.The patient has developed periods of extreme dizziness and mental confusion.A detailed interval history is gathered, and a detailed physical examination of affected body systems is performed. Given the possibility that a new stroke could have occurred or that other neurological problems have developed, new orders are written, and the physician plans to return the next day to evaluate that patient's condition again. The MDM complexity is moderate CPT Code:__________

Weegy: ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 780.4 for extreme dizziness and 293.9 for mental confusion
uxiali|Points 658|

User: A 46 year old male is admitted to the hospital with a progressive staphyloccal pneumonia that is not responding to treatment. A request is made for the infectious disease physician on staff to render his opinion for treatment. The patient is seen in initial inpatient consultation. An expanded problem focused history and examination are performed. After looking at the sputum cultures, the physician decides on the most effective antibiotic for treatment. The decision making is straightfoward. CPT Code: __________

Weegy: ICD-9-CM 482.49
japs2310qa|Points 1829|

User: A patient presents to the emergency department after being involved in a motor vehicle accident.The patient was wearing a seat belt. The vehicle rolled numerous times.The patient's head struck the side window.The patient is unresponsive and is intubated.A history was unable to be obtained because of the patient's unresponsiveness.What history is available comes from the paramedics and patient's record. A comprehensive examination reveals an abdominal problem caused by the seat belt.High complexity decision making was involved and the patient was rushed to the operating room. CPT Code:__________





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