FMï¿½Coding for Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests (ICD-10) 1.ï¿½Guidelines for Proper Test Preparation and Performance 2.ï¿½Blood Studies 3.ï¿½Electrodiagnostic Tests 4.ï¿½Endoscopic Studies 5.ï¿½Fluid Analysis Studies 6.ï¿½Manometric Studies 7.ï¿½Microscopic Studies 8.ï¿½Nuclear Scanning 9.ï¿½Stool Tests 10.ï¿½Ultrasound Studies 11.ï¿½Urine Studies 12.ï¿½X-Ray Studies 13.ï¿½Miscellaneous Studies Bibliography Appendixes Aï¿½Alphabetical List of Tests Bï¿½List of Tests by Body System Cï¿½Blood Tests Used for Disease and Organ Panels Dï¿½Abbreviations for Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests
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