ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2018

See: Diseases of salivary glands

K11 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Diseases of salivary glands
Use Additional Code
  • alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)
  • code to identify:
  • exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z77.22)
  • exposure to tobacco smoke in the perinatal period (P96.81)
  • history of tobacco dependence (Z87.891)
  • occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z57.31)
  • tobacco dependence (F17.-)
  • tobacco use (Z72.0)

More specific codes for Diseases of salivary glands

  • K11.0 - Atrophy of salivary gland
  • K11.1 - Hypertrophy of salivary gland
  • K11.2 - Sialoadenitis
    • K11.20 - Sialoadenitis, unspecified
    • K11.21 - Acute sialoadenitis
    • K11.22 - Acute recurrent sialoadenitis
    • K11.23 - Chronic sialoadenitis
  • K11.3 - Abscess of salivary gland
  • K11.4 - Fistula of salivary gland
  • K11.5 - Sialolithiasis
  • K11.6 - Mucocele of salivary gland
  • K11.7 - Disturbances of salivary secretion
  • K11.8 - Other diseases of salivary glands
  • K11.9 - Disease of salivary gland, unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to K11
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K11 Diseases of salivary glands

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.