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    Cancer coding for Endocrinology

    Hi! This is my first time posting. I currently work for a multi-specialty clinic doing charge entry (I'm newly CPC-A certified), and am supposed to be somewhat auditing codes chosen by the physicians as I enter charges. We have an Endocrinologist in our group who sees patients for...
  2. donformica

    Thyroidectomies: Complete vs Total

    Hello all, I am a Coding student and even my Instructor cannot explain the difference (if any) between a Total and a Complete Thyroidectomy.:confused: Thanks in advance to any who can clarify
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    Maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY)

    Can anyone help me find the ICD-9 code for maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY)? The entry in Wikipedia says that it is also sometimes called "monogenic diabetes" and that it is not the same thing as Type 2 diabetes in a young person. My Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, on the...