ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Excessive attrition of teeth K03.0

K03.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K03.0 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 K03 Other diseases of hard tissues of teeth

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Approximal wear of teeth
  • Occlusal wear of teeth
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Related Terms to “Excessive attrition of teeth”

  • Approximal wear - K03.0
  • Attrition
    • tooth, teeth(excessive) (hard tissues) - K03.0
  • Excess, excessive, excessively
    • attrition, tooth, teeth - K03.0
  • Occlusal wear, teeth - K03.0
  • Wear, worn(with normal or routine use)
    • tooth, teeth(approximal) (hard tissues) (interproximal) (occlusal) - K03.0
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K03.0 Excessive attrition of teeth

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.