ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 18, 2018
  ICD-10 Code for Periapical abscess with sinus K04.6

K04.6 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K04.6 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 K04 Diseases of pulp and periapical tissues

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Dental abscess with sinus
  • Dentoalveolar abscess with sinus
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Related Terms to “Periapical abscess with sinus”

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Questions related to K04.6 Periapical abscess with sinus

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.