ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 22, 2017
K08.2 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

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Atrophy of edentulous alveolar ridge

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More specific codes for Atrophy of edentulous alveolar ridge

  • K08.20 - Unspecified atrophy of edentulous alveolar ridge
  • K08.21 - Minimal atrophy of the mandible
  • K08.22 - Moderate atrophy of the mandible
  • K08.23 - Severe atrophy of the mandible
  • K08.24 - Minimal atrophy of maxilla
  • K08.25 - Moderate atrophy of the maxilla
  • K08.26 - Severe atrophy of the maxilla
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