ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 16, 2018
  ICD-10 Code for Deposits [accretions] on teeth K03.6

K03.6 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K03.6 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
  • Betel deposits [accretions] on teeth
  • Black deposits [accretions] on teeth
  • Extrinsic staining of teeth NOS
  • Green deposits [accretions] on teeth
  • Materia alba deposits [accretions] on teeth
  • Orange deposits [accretions] on teeth
  • Staining of teeth NOS
  • Subgingival dental calculus
  • Supragingival dental calculus
  • Tobacco deposits [accretions] on teeth
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Deposits [accretions] on teeth”

  • Accretions, tooth, teeth - K03.6
  • Calculus, calculi, calculous
    • dental(subgingival) (supragingival) - K03.6
    • tooth, teeth(subgingival) (supragingival) - K03.6
  • Deposit
    • tooth, teeth(betel) (black) (green) (materia alba) (orange) (tobacco) - K03.6
  • Stain, staining
    • tooth, teeth(hard tissues) (extrinsic) - K03.6
      • due to
        • accretions - K03.6
        • deposits(betel) (black) (green) (materia alba) (orange) (soft) (tobacco) - K03.6
        • nicotine - K03.6
        • tobacco - K03.6
  • Tartar(teeth) (dental calculus) - K03.6
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K03.6 Deposits [accretions] on teeth

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