ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017

See: Diseases of tongue

  ICD-10 Code for Plicated tongue K14.5

K14.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K14.5 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 K14 Diseases of tongue

• 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
  • Fissured tongue
  • Furrowed tongue
  • Scrotal tongue
Excludes1
  • fissured tongue, congenital (Q38.3)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Plicated tongue”

  • Fissure, fissured
    • tongue(acquired) - K14.5
  • Furrowed - K14.5
    • tongue - K14.5
  • Grooved tongue - K14.5
  • Lingua
    • plicata - K14.5
  • Plicated tongue - K14.5
  • Scrotal tongue - K14.5
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.