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What is the ICD-9 code for cervicalgia?

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As of October 2014, the ICD-9 code for cervicalgia is 723.1, according to ICD9Data. The condition refers to pain in the neck, including both chronic and acute cervical spine pain.

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The ICD-9 code is used by medical billers in the United States to reference medical conditions as specified by the ninth revision of the International Classification of Diseases from the World Health Organization, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ICD-9 entries that reference cervicalgia include the 780.96 code used for generalized pain and the 307.89 code used for pain disorders related to psychological factors, according to ICD9Data. Codes beginning with 723 refer to certain disorders in the cervical region.

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