2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K08.0

Exfoliation of teeth due to systemic causes

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  • underlying systemic condition
The following code(s) above K08.0 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to K08.0:
  • K00-K95
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range K00-K95

    Diseases of the digestive system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the digestive system
  • K08
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K08

    Other disorders of teeth and supporting structures

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • dentofacial anomalies [including malocclusion] (M26.-)
    • disorders of jaw (M27.-)
    Other disorders of teeth and supporting structures
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM K08.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to K08.0:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K08.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K08.0
K06.020 Generalized gingival recession, unspecified
K06.021 Generalized gingival recession, minimal
K06.022 Generalized gingival recession, moderate
K06.023 Generalized gingival recession, severe
K06.1 Gingival enlargement
K06.2 Gingival and edentulous alveolar ridge lesions associated with trauma
K06.3 Horizontal alveolar bone loss
K06.8 Other specified disorders of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge
K06.9 Disorder of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge, unspecified
K08 Other disorders of teeth and supporting structures
K08.0 Exfoliation of teeth due to systemic causes
K08.1 Complete loss of teeth
K08.10 Complete loss of teeth, unspecified cause
K08.101 …… class I
K08.102 …… class II
K08.103 …… class III
K08.104 …… class IV
K08.109 …… unspecified class
K08.11 Complete loss of teeth due to trauma
K08.111 …… class I
K08.112 …… class II

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