ICD-10 Diagnosis Code G44.51


Hemicrania continua

Diagnosis Code G44.51

ICD-10: G44.51
Short Description: Hemicrania continua
Long Description: Hemicrania continua
This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code G44.51

Valid for Submission
The code G44.51 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Episodic and paroxysmal disorders (G40-G47)
      • Other headache syndromes (G44)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code G44.51 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 102 - HEADACHES WITH MCC
  • 103 - HEADACHES WITHOUT MCC

Convert to ICD-9 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

Synonyms
  • Hemicrania continua

Information for Patients


Headache

Almost everyone has had a headache. Headache is the most common form of pain. It's a major reason people miss days at work or school or visit the doctor.

The most common type of headache is a tension headache. Tension headaches are due to tight muscles in your shoulders, neck, scalp and jaw. They are often related to stress, depression or anxiety. You are more likely to get tension headaches if you work too much, don't get enough sleep, miss meals, or use alcohol.

Other common types of headaches include migraines, cluster headaches, and sinus headaches. Most people can feel much better by making lifestyle changes, learning ways to relax and taking pain relievers.

Not all headaches require a doctor's attention. But sometimes headaches warn of a more serious disorder. Let your health care provider know if you have sudden, severe headaches. Get medical help right away if you have a headache after a blow to your head, or if you have a headache along with a stiff neck, fever, confusion, loss of consciousness, or pain in the eye or ear.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

  • Cluster headache (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Headache (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Headaches -- danger signs (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Managing tension headaches at home (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Tension headache (Medical Encyclopedia)


[]
Previous Code
G44.5
Next Code
G44.52

Related pages


icd 9 for eye paint10 level spinal cord injuryarteriosclerosis icd 9 codeparalysis synonymsicd 9 code for hematocheziabenign lipomatous neoplasmchronic obstructive pulmonary disease icd 9icd 9 code dizzinesshypogonadism icd 9icd 10 code chronic kidney diseasebk viremia icd 9 codediverticulitis icdintermediate cuneiformright hip pain icd 9 codeptsd icd codeacute gastroenteritis icd 10what is the icd-9 code for rheumatoid arthritisicd 9 for major depressive disorderpelvic fracture icd 9fitting urinary devicesdiagnosis code 182.0essential hypertension icd 10 codeicd 9 code for fatigueicd 9 code for spastic diplegiaicd 9 code for left foot dropankle fx icd 9icd 9 for trigeminal neuralgiaabnormal liver enzymes icd 9 codeicd 9 codes coughicd 9 code for tooth infectionwhat is furuncleend stage heart disease icd 9prepuseicd 428icd 719.43left svc to coronary sinusicd 9 for cervical painicd 9 477.9obesity icd 10polycystic ovarian syndrome icd 9icd 9 codes respiratory failurefoot pain icd9icd 9 code for sacral woundwhat is the ulnar styloidicd9 code for urichronic cough icd9icd9 code 244.9lumbago icd 9 codemacromastia icd 9 codeicd 9 code for migrainespre diabetes icd 9 codebilateral pulsatile tinnitus18 p deletion syndromeicd code for rib paindysmenorrhea icd 9 codeicd code for hyperthyroidismbursitis icd 10elevated transaminases icd 9cervicalgia icd 10icd 790.6tonsillitis cysttobacco icd 9anxiolytic abuseunspecified asthmadiagnosis code for incisional herniaicd 9 code for cholesterolchronic kidney disease stage 4 icd 9karyotype xxxcongenital asciteschronic erythema nodosumacute respiratory failure icd 10c5 disc degenerationsevere anemia icd 9icd 9 code for dysmenorrheafibromyalgia icd9