ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other periodontal diseases K05.5

K05.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K05.5 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

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Combined periodontic-endodontic lesion
  • Narrow gingival width (of periodontal soft tissue)
  • leukoplakia of gingiva (K13.21)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other periodontal diseases”

  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Lesion(s) (nontraumatic)
    • combined periodontic - endodontic - K05.5
    • periodontal, due to traumatic occlusion - K05.5
  • Narrow
    • gingival width(of periodontal soft tissue) - K05.5
  • Occlusion, occluded
    • traumatic
      • periodontal - K05.5
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.