Non-specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 338
Pain, not elsewhere classified
  • There are 5 ICD-9-CM codes below 338 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 338.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 338: 2013 2014.
338 Excludes
  • generalized pain (780.96)
  • headache syndromes (339.00-339.89)
  • localized pain, unspecified type - code to pain by site
  • migraines (346.0-346.9)
  • pain disorder exclusively attributed to psychological factors (307.80)
  • vulvar vestibulitis (625.71)
  • vulvodynia (625.70-625.79)
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to identify:
    • pain associated with psychological factors (307.89)
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