ICD-10-CM Code K06.2
Gingival and edentulous alveolar ridge lesions associated with trauma
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
K06.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of gingival and edentulous alveolar ridge lesions associated with trauma. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for K06.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Irritative hyperplasia of edentulous ridge [denture hyperplasia]
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code (Chapter 20) to identify external cause or denture status See code Z97.2
- DRG Group #011-013 - Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #011-013 - Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #011-013 - Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses without CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #157-159 - Dental and oral diseases with MCC.
- DRG Group #157-159 - Dental and oral diseases with CC.
- DRG Group #157-159 - Dental and oral diseases without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Avulsion of maxillary attached gingiva (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'K06.2 - Gingival and edentulous alveolar ridge lesions associated with trauma'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code K06.2 and a single ICD9 code, 523.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.