$12.00 Dr. Reilly has a patient, Jessica Adams, who needs to have a colonoscopy. The...
Dr. Reilly has a patient, Jessica Adams, who needs to have a colonoscopy. The patient says that she knows of a friend of the family that had one, and she does not understand why she has to have surgery when she has not even had a diagnosis yet. •What term could Jessica be confusing with colonoscopy? •Why would it be important for a Biller and Coder to know the difference between the two? Answer the question(s) or issue(s) presented and give clear explanations. 35 Keep essay within 1 page of length, use proper grammar and spelling. 5 Total Points: 40
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- Posted on Dec. 06, 2010 at 12:23:27AM
Preview: ... opy is a test that looks at the interior lining the large intestine (rectum and colon) through a thin viewing instrument called a colonoscope. A colonoscopy, inserted through the rectum, helps detect ulcers, polyps, tumors, and areas of inflammation or bleeding. During a colonoscopy, a biopsy can be performed and abnormal growths can be removed. Colonoscopy also can be used as a screening test to identify and remove pre-cancerous and cancerous growths in the colon or re ...
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Dr. Reilly has a patient, Jessica Adams
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- Posted on Nov 20, 2011 at 9:14:38PM
Preview: ... a procedure that uses a local anesthesia to help them relax and sleep. A colostomy is a surgical, procedure that is invasive surgery. This is preformed in a hospital using a general anesthesia. With a colonoscopy it is the only test that can view the colon and remove polyps. Polyps are growths over time that can turn into cancer. If polyps are detected and removed, this gives them th ...
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