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    How do you find follicular thyroid cancer under neoplasm table in ICD-9 book

    Thanks for your help. I really appreciate it

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    You would go to thryroid, ICD-9 doesn't have follicular listed, it is not that specific. You would use thryroid and then primary, secondary, etc..whichever applies.

    Laura, CPC

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