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

See: Sialoadenitis

  ICD-10 Code for Acute sialoadenitis K11.21

K11.21 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K11.21 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 K11 Diseases of salivary glands

• 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.
Excludes1
  • acute recurrent sialoadenitis (K11.22)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Acute sialoadenitis”

See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K11.21 Acute sialoadenitis

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.