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Medical Terminology Colors: Take the Challenge
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Medical Terminology Colors: Take the Challenge

Do you know your medical terminology colors? Take the challenge to find out. The only person who shall shape your future is you. Good luck! An abnormal dark brown or brown-black pigmentation that occurs in such structures as the skin, hair, or vascular membrane of the eye. Poliomyelitis Cyanosis Erythrocyte Melanosis Answer: D. Melanosis All…

CPT Coding for Psychotherapy for Gender Dysphoria
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CPT Coding for Psychotherapy for Gender Dysphoria

In this coding scenario, you will learn one patient’s experience with gender dysphoria and how to assign the correct CPT code for psychotherapy for gender dysphoria based on who was involved in the counseling and how much face-to-face time was spent.  Question:  Patient with gender dysphoria is seen for psychotherapy today due to feelings of anxiety…

9 Fundamental Differences Between Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor

9 Fundamental Differences Between Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor

Similarities and Differences Between Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor  Parkinson’s disease (PD) and essential tremor (ET) are both movement disorders, with essential tremor being about eight times more common than Parkinson’s disease. Although they are similar disorders, there are many differences between them.   Similarities  One of the main symptoms of both PD and ET is…