Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 339.85
Primary stabbing headache
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Prim stabbing headache.
  • ICD-9-CM 339.85 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 339.85 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Idiopathic stabbing headache (disorder)
  • Primary stabbng headache
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 339.85 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G44.85 Primary stabbing headache
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 339.85:
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