ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 19, 2017

See: Disorders of tooth development and eruption

K00 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Disorders of tooth development and eruption
Excludes2
  • embedded and impacted teeth (K01.-)

More specific codes for Disorders of tooth development and eruption

  • K00.0 - Anodontia
  • K00.1 - Supernumerary teeth
  • K00.2 - Abnormalities of size and form of teeth
  • K00.3 - Mottled teeth
  • K00.4 - Disturbances in tooth formation
  • K00.5 - Hereditary disturbances in tooth structure, not elsewhere classified
  • K00.6 - Disturbances in tooth eruption
  • K00.7 - Teething syndrome
  • K00.8 - Other disorders of tooth development
  • K00.9 - Disorder of tooth development, unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to K00
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K00 Disorders of tooth development and eruption

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.