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Fetus papyraeous

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    I'm under the impression that fetus papyraceous is 88304 but I can't find anything at my fingertips to confirm this. Anyone have any advice what they code these specimens and why?


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    since this is rather rare , I would say it is an 88305, I would put it in the class with products of conception-spontaneous or missed abortion.
    But my reason is that I look for what it is most similar to

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