ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Hereditary disturbances in tooth structure, not elsewhere classified K00.5

K00.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K00.5 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 K00 Disorders of tooth development and eruption

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Amelogenesis imperfecta
  • Dentinal dysplasia
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta
  • Odontogenesis imperfecta
  • Shell teeth
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Hereditary disturbances in tooth structure, not elsewhere classified”

  • Amelogenesis imperfecta - K00.5
  • Brown enamel of teeth(hereditary) - K00.5
  • Defect, defective - Q89.9
    • dentin(hereditary) - K00.5
  • Dentin
    • opalescent - K00.5
  • Dentinogenesis imperfecta - K00.5
  • Disturbance(s)See also Disease
    • tooth
      • structure, hereditary NEC - K00.5
  • DysplasiaSee also Anomaly
    • dentinal - K00.5
  • Odontogenesis imperfecta - K00.5
  • Opalescent dentin(hereditary) - K00.5
  • Shell teeth - K00.5
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K00.5 Hereditary disturbances in tooth structure, not elsewhere classified

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