ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 19, 2017

See: Dental caries on pit and fissure surface

  ICD-10 Code for Dental caries on pit & fissure surface penetrating into dentin K02.52

K02.52 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K02.52 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K00-K14 Diseases of oral cavity and salivary glands (K00-K14)
Category K02 Dental caries

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Primary dental caries, cervical origin

Related Terms to “Dental caries on pit and fissure surface penetrating into dentin”

  • Caries
    • dental(dentino enamel junction) (early childhood) (of dentine) (pre-eruptive) (recurrent) (to the pulp) - K02.9
      • chewing surface
        • penetrating into dentin - K02.52
      • coronal surface
        • chewing surface
          • penetrating into dentin - K02.52
        • pit and fissure surface
          • penetrating into dentin - K02.52
      • pit and fissure surface
        • penetrating into dentin - K02.52
      • primary, cervical origin - K02.52
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.