ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Mar 23, 2019

See: Diseases of tongue

  ICD-10 Code for Hypertrophy of tongue papillae K14.3

K14.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K14.3 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 K14 Diseases of tongue

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Black hairy tongue
  • Coated tongue
  • Hypertrophy of foliate papillae
  • Lingua villosa nigra
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Hypertrophy of tongue papillae”

  • Acanthosis(acquired) (nigricans) - L83
    • tongue - K14.3
  • Anthracosis(lung) (occupational) - J60
    • lingua - K14.3
  • Black
    • hairy tongue - K14.3
  • Coated tongue - K14.3
  • Glossophytia - K14.3
  • Glossotrichia - K14.3
  • Hairy black tongue - K14.3
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
  • Lingua
    • nigra(villosa) - K14.3
  • Strawberry
    • tongue(red) (white) - K14.3
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K14.3 Hypertrophy of tongue papillae

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.