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Autoimmune hyperthyroidism

Loretta Posted Tue 26th of August, 2014 13:26:43 PM

What is the proper ICD-9 code for Autoimmune hyperthyroidism?

SuperCoder Answered Tue 26th of August, 2014 21:00:29 PM

Thanks for your question. See diagnosis code 245.2; Chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis.

Hashimoto's disease
Struma lymphomatosa
lymphocytic (chronic)

Query your physician or review the provider's documentation to be sure that the code description applies.

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