ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Disorder of gingiva & edentulous alveolar ridge, unspecified K06.9

K06.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K06.9 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 K06 Other disorders of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Disorder of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge, unspecified”

  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • alveolar ridge
      • edentulous - K06.9
    • edentulous ridge(alveolar) - K06.9
    • gingiva - K06.9
    • gum - K06.9
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.