ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 21, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Gingival & edentulous alveolar ridge lesions associated with trauma K06.2

K06.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K06.2 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 K06 Other disorders of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Irritative hyperplasia of edentulous ridge [denture hyperplasia]
Use Additional Code
  • code (Chapter 20) to identify external cause or denture status (Z97.2)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Gingival and edentulous alveolar ridge lesions associated with trauma”

  • Hyperplasia, hyperplastic
    • denture - K06.2
    • irritative, edentulous(alveolar) - K06.2
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • mucous membrane
      • alveolar ridge - K06.2
  • Lesion(s) (nontraumatic)
    • edentulous ridge, associated with trauma, due to traumatic occlusion(alveolar) - K06.2
    • gingiva, associated with trauma - K06.2
  • Occlusion, occluded
    • gingiva, traumatic - K06.2
    • traumatic
      • edentulous ridge(alveolar) - K06.2
      • gingiva - K06.2
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K06.2 Gingival and edentulous alveolar ridge lesions associated with trauma

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.