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

See: Aggressive periodontitis, generalized

  ICD-10 Code for Aggressive periodontitis, generalized, unspecified severity K05.229

K05.229 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K05.229 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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