ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 14, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other periodontal diseases K05.5

K05.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K05.5 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

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Combined periodontic-endodontic lesion
  • Narrow gingival width (of periodontal soft tissue)
Excludes2
  • leukoplakia of gingiva (K13.21)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other periodontal diseases”

  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Lesion(s) (nontraumatic)
    • combined periodontic - endodontic - K05.5
    • periodontal, due to traumatic occlusion - K05.5
  • Narrow
    • gingival width(of periodontal soft tissue) - K05.5
  • Occlusion, occluded
    • traumatic
      • periodontal - K05.5
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K05.5 Other periodontal diseases

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.