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    Question S/P Thyroidectomy

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    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
    Multispecialty Clinic Coding
    Audiology
    Rheumatology
    Internal Medicine
    General Surgery
    Family Medicine
    Cardiology
    Oncology
    OBGYN

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