ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017

See: Other and unspecified lesions of oral mucosa

  ICD-10 Code for Other lesions of oral mucosa K13.79

K13.79 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K13.79 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 K13 Other diseases of lip and oral mucosa

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• 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
  • Focal oral mucinosis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other lesions of oral mucosa”

  • Atrophy, atrophic(of)
    • buccal cavity - K13.79
  • Cicatrix(adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) - L90.5See also Scar
    • mouth - K13.79
    • palate(soft) - K13.79
  • Deformity - Q89.9
    • mouth(acquired) - K13.79
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic(concealed) - R58
    • mouth - K13.79
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
  • Insufficiency, insufficient
    • velopharyngeal
      • acquired - K13.79
  • Lesion(s) (nontraumatic)
    • buccal cavity - K13.79
    • mouth - K13.79
  • Mucinosis(cutaneous) (focal) (papular) (reticular erythematous) (skin) - L98.5
    • oral - K13.79
  • Mucocele
    • buccal cavity - K13.79
  • Pain(s) - R52See also Painful
    • mouth - K13.79
  • Palatoplegia - K13.79
  • Paralysis, paralytic(complete) (incomplete) - G83.9
    • palate(soft) - K13.79
    • uvula - K13.79
    • velum palati - K13.79
  • Perforation, perforated(nontraumatic) (of)
    • uvula - K13.79
  • Sore
    • mouth - K13.79
  • Stomatorrhagia - K13.79
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.