Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 339.03
Episodic paroxysmal hemicrania
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Episdc paroxyml hemicran.
  • ICD-9-CM 339.03 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 339.03 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Episodic paroxysmal hemicrania, intractable
  • Intractable episodic paroxysmal hemicrania (disorder)
  • Paroxysmal hemicrania
  • Paroxysmal hemicrania (headache one side of head)
Applies To
  • Paroxysmal hemicrania NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 339.03 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G44.039 Episodic paroxysmal hemicrania, not intractable
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 339.03:
  • Hemicrania 346.9
    • paroxysmal 339.03
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 339.03 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.