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Absence of enteroendocrine cells

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    Default Absence of enteroendocrine cells
    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone know where i can look or have a code for "absence of enteroendocrine cells of intestinal"
    i've looked in serveral places and have a few ideas on how to code but i would like to get others opinion.

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    enteroendocrine cells are regulated by CD4+ T lymphocytes during small intestinal inflammation.
    Can go for 558.9

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