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Old 03-17-2010, 12:53 PM
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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???
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Old 03-17-2010, 06:52 PM
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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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