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    Does anyone know the dx for "PROLACTONEMIA



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    Duluth, Minnesota


    sorry, couldn't find "prolactonemia" but I did find:
    prolactinemia (prō·lakˈ·ti·nēˑ·mē·),
    n condition characterized by a deficiency or excess of the hormone prolactin, usually caused by prolactinoma, a benign tumor in the pituitary gland, or hormone replacement therapy.
    so then I went to:
    Derficiency, prolactin - 253.4 (ICD-9-CM 2009 EXPERT page 70 Volumne 2 Index - page 67 Volume 1 Tabular)
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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