ICD-10-CM Code G44.309
Post-traumatic headache, unspecified, not intractable
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
G44.309 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of post-traumatic headache, unspecified, not intractable. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code G44 is used to code Headache
Headache, also known as cephalalgia, is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck. It can be a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and neck.
|MeSH Codes:||D006261, D006261|
|ICD 9 Codes:||339, 784.0|
Woman with a headache
Coding Notes for G44.309 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Post-traumatic headache NOS
- DRG Group #102-103 - Headaches with MCC.
- DRG Group #102-103 - Headaches without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for an external cause code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'G44.309 - Post-traumatic headache, unspecified, not intractable'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code G44.309 and a single ICD9 code, 339.20 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.