The ICD-9 code for chronic pain is 338.2. This code is not used on a reimbursement claim. There are four codes under 338.2 that detail the kind of chronic...
Chronic pain is pain that lasts a long time. In medicine, the distinction between
acute and chronic pain is sometimes determined by an arbitrary interval of time ...
Apr 4, 2014 ... Learn more from WebMD about chronic pain and its symptoms.
treatments differ based on the both condition and its cause. What works for one person may not work for another, which means finding an appropriate treatment may take time. What to expect when you are being treated for chronic pain
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Chronic pain information page compiled by the National Institute of Neurological
Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
Pain is a feeling set off in the nervous system. Acute pain lets you know that you
may be injured or have a problem you need to take care of. Chronic pain is ...
Information is provided concerning services, conditions and pain management
issues. Offers medical resources, suggests relevant literature, and lists details ...
Apr 15, 2014 ... Read about chronic pain treatments like NSAIDs, therapy, acupuncture, pain
killers, narcotics, magnets, nerve blocks, cannabis, biofeedback, ...
Chronic pain: Pain (an unpleasant sense of discomfort) that persists or
progresses over a long period of time. In contrast to acute pain that arises
suddenly in ...