Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 339.11
Episodic tension type headache
  • Short description: Episdic tension headache.
  • ICD-9-CM 339.11 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 339.11 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 339.11 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G44.219 Episodic tension-type headache, not intractable
Approximate Synonyms
  • Episodic intractable tension headache
  • Episodic tension-type headache
  • Tension headache, episodic
  • Tension headache, episodic type
  • Tension headache, episodic, intractable
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 339.11:
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