2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K00.7

Teething syndrome

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • K00.7 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM K00.7 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K00.7 - other international versions of ICD-10 K00.7 may differ.
The following code(s) above K00.7 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to K00.7:
  • K00-K95
    2019 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
  • K00
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K00

    Disorders of tooth development and eruption

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • embedded and impacted teeth (K01.-)
    Disorders of tooth development and eruption
ICD-10-CM K00.7 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 011 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with mcc
  • 012 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with cc
  • 013 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy without cc/mcc
  • 157 Dental and oral diseases with mcc
  • 158 Dental and oral diseases with cc
  • 159 Dental and oral diseases without cc/mcc

Convert K00.7 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to K00.7:
  • Type 1 Excludes: R68.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R68.1

    Nonspecific symptoms peculiar to infancy

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • colic, infantile (R10.83)
    • neonatal cerebral irritability (P91.3)
    • teething syndrome (K00.7)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K00.7:
  • Dentition (syndrome) K00.7
    • difficult K00.7
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • teething K00.7
  • Teething K00.7 (syndrome)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K00.7
J98.9 Respiratory disorder, unspecified
J99 Respiratory disorders in diseases classified elsewhere
K00 Disorders of tooth development and eruption
K00.0 Anodontia
K00.1 Supernumerary teeth
K00.2 Abnormalities of size and form of teeth
K00.3 Mottled teeth
K00.4 Disturbances in tooth formation
K00.5 Hereditary disturbances in tooth structure, not elsewhere classified
K00.6 Disturbances in tooth eruption
K00.7 Teething syndrome
K00.8 Other disorders of tooth development
K00.9 Disorder of tooth development, unspecified
K01 Embedded and impacted teeth
K01.0 Embedded teeth
K01.1 Impacted teeth
K02 Dental caries
K02.3 Arrested dental caries
K02.5 Dental caries on pit and fissure surface
K02.51 …… limited to enamel
K02.52 …… penetrating into dentin

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.