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    Default right hilar mass

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    My pulmonary doctor gave this as his DX how do I code it?

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    Kingsport, TN

    Default Hilar mass

    Go to the Neoplasm section in ICD-9 in volume 2. I think you will find it there. Hope this helps.

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    Kokomo, IN

    Default hilar mass

    I think I would code 786.6 until you get more information.

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