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Trivia question

JustCoding News: Outpatient, November 4, 2009

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Which CPT code should you report for a central motor evoked potential study (transcranial motor stimulation); lower limbs?

a. 95926
b. 95928
c. 95929
d. 95930

Know the answer and want to be featured in next week’s issue? Contact Doreen Bentley, managing editor, at dbentley@hcpro.com.

Editor’s note: In the last issue of JustCoding News: Outpatient, the trivia winner portion of the e-newsletter cited the wrong question and answer. Anjanjeet Singh Dhaliwal, CPC, CPC-H, a senior medical coder for Prexus Health India Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of Prexus Health, LLC, was the first person to correctly answer the following question:

Which of the following terms indicates when a physician inserts a ventilating tube into the opening of the tympanum?

a. Tympanoplasty
b. Tympanostomy
c. Tympanic neurectomy
d. Tympanolysis

Answer: Tympanostomy



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