Diseases of the digestive system
Diseases of oral cavity and salivary glands
Diseases of salivary glands
2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K11.7
Disturbances of salivary secretion
2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
- K11.7 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM K11.7 became effective on October 1, 2019.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K11.7 - other international versions of ICD-10 K11.7 may differ.
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (K11.7) and the excluded code together.
The following code(s) above K11.7
contain 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 K11.7
- Disturbance of salivary secretion
- Excessive salivation
- Salivary secretion disturbance
ICD-10-CM K11.7 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
- A disorder characterized by reduced salivary flow in the oral cavity.
- An oral condition in which salivary flow is reduced.
- Decreased salivary flow.
- Dry mouth is the feeling that there is not enough saliva in your mouth. Everyone has a dry mouth once in a while - if they are nervous, upset or under stress. But if you have a dry mouth all or most of the time, it can be uncomfortable and can lead to serious health problems.symptoms of dry mouth include
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- a sticky, dry feeling in the mouth
- trouble chewing, swallowing, tasting, or speaking
- a burning feeling in the mouth
- a dry feeling in the throat
- cracked lips
- a dry, rough tongue
- mouth sores
- an infection in the mouth
- Dry mouth. It occurs when the body is not able to make enough saliva.
- Dryness of the mouth due to salivary gland secretion dysfunction.
- Increased salivary flow.
- 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
- 154 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with mcc
- 155 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with cc
- 156 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses without cc/mcc
Convert K11.7 to ICD-9-CM
- 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
- 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to K11.7:
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K11.7
Hypertrophy of salivary gland
Acute recurrent sialoadenitis
Abscess of salivary gland
Fistula of salivary gland
Mucocele of salivary gland
Disturbances of salivary secretion
Other diseases of salivary glands
Disease of salivary gland, unspecified
Stomatitis and related lesions
Recurrent oral aphthae
Other forms of stomatitis
Cellulitis and abscess of mouth
Oral mucositis (ulcerative)
…… due to antineoplastic therapy
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.