ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017

See: Acute gingivitis

  ICD-10 Code for Acute gingivitis, plaque induced K05.00

K05.00 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K05.00 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 K05 Gingivitis and periodontal diseases

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Acute gingivitis NOS
  • Plaque induced gingival disease
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Acute gingivitis, plaque induced”

  • Catarrh, catarrhal(acute) (febrile) (infectious) (inflammation) - J00See also condition
    • gingivitis - K05.00
      • plaque induced - K05.00
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • gingiva - K06.9
      • plaque induced - K05.00
    • Jourdain's(acute gingivitis) - K05.00
      • plaque induced - K05.00
  • Gingivitis - K05.10
    • acute(catarrhal) - K05.00
      • plaque induced - K05.00
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • gingiva(chronic) - K05.10
      • acute - K05.00
        • plaque induced - K05.00
    • gum(chronic) - K05.10
      • acute - K05.00
        • plaque induced - K05.00
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.