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Old 10-20-2008, 11:29 AM
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Default Sebaceous Hyperplasia

Can some one advise me on the ICD-9 code for Sebaceous Hyperplasia?

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Old 10-20-2008, 07:39 PM
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The definition is:

Sebaceous Hyperplasia are single or multiple yellowish, irregularly round lesions, well-organized sebaceous structures; they often mimic basal cell carcinoma in appearance.

Is that what the pathologist came back with?

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