ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 21, 2017

See: Chronic gingivitis

  ICD-10 Code for Chronic gingivitis, plaque induced K05.10

K05.10 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K05.10 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 K05 Gingivitis and periodontal diseases

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Chronic gingivitis NOS
  • Gingivitis NOS
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Related Terms to “Chronic gingivitis, plaque induced”

  • Disturbance(s)See also Disease
    • keratinization NEC
      • gingiva - K05.10
        • plaque induced - K05.10
  • Gingivitis - K05.10
    • chronic(desquamative) (hyperplastic) (simple marginal) (pregnancy associated) (ulcerative) - K05.10
      • plaque induced - K05.10
  • Gingivostomatitis - K05.10
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • gingiva(chronic) - K05.10
      • plaque induced - K05.10
    • gum(chronic) - K05.10
      • plaque induced - K05.10
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory(with exudation)
    • gum - K05.10
      • plaque induced - K05.10
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • gingivitis - K05.10
      • plaque induced - K05.10
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K05.10 Chronic gingivitis, plaque induced

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