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Thread: S/P Thyroidectomy

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    Question S/P Thyroidectomy

    What ICD-9 code should be used for status post thyroidectomy after the post operative period is over???
    C. Weaver, CPC, CCC

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    What was the indication for the thryoidectomy?

    Cancer? Nodules?
    Does the patient have Hyperthryoidism?
    Hypothyroidism (244.0 post surgical)
    Rachell Lindley, CPC
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