Health Information Management

Trivia

APCs Insider, May 15, 2009

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TURP is an abbreviation for:

  1. Transurethral Renal Pyelotomy
  2. Transurethral Resection of Prostate
  3. Transurethral Renal Pelvectomy
  4. Transurethral Repair of Prostate

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Last week’s question:

The suffix “orrhaphy” means:

  1. Grafting
  2. Re-implantation
  3. Resection
  4. Suture/surgical repair

The correct answer is d, Suture/surgical repair.



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