ICD-10 Diagnosis Code D00.00

Carcinoma in situ of oral cavity, unspecified site

Diagnosis Code D00.00

ICD-10: D00.00
Short Description: Carcinoma in situ of oral cavity, unspecified site
Long Description: Carcinoma in situ of oral cavity, unspecified site
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code D00.00

Valid for Submission
The code D00.00 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • In situ neoplasms (D00-D09)
      • Carcinoma in situ of oral cavity, esophagus and stomach (D00)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Carcinoma in situ of lip, oral cavity and/or pharynx
  • Carcinoma in situ of major salivary gland
  • Carcinoma in situ of minor salivary gland
  • Carcinoma in situ of mouth
  • Carcinoma in situ of oral cavity, lips, salivary glands
  • Carcinoma in situ of palate
  • Carcinoma in situ of parotid gland
  • Carcinoma in situ of retromolar area
  • Carcinoma in situ of salivary gland
  • Carcinoma in situ of salivary gland duct
  • Carcinoma in situ of sublingual gland
  • Carcinoma in situ of submaxillary gland
  • Carcinoma in situ of vestibule of mouth
  • Neoplasm of minor salivary gland
  • Neoplasm of retromolar area
  • Neoplasm of salivary gland duct
  • Neoplasm of sublingual gland
  • Neoplasm of submaxillary gland

Information for Patients


Oral Cancer

Oral cancer can form in any part of the mouth or throat. Most oral cancers begin in the tongue and in the floor of the mouth. Anyone can get oral cancer, but the risk is higher if you are male, over age 40, use tobacco or alcohol or have a history of head or neck cancer. Frequent sun exposure is also a risk for lip cancer.

Symptoms of oral cancer include

  • White or red patches in your mouth
  • A mouth sore that won't heal
  • Bleeding in your mouth
  • Loose teeth
  • Problems or pain with swallowing
  • A lump in your neck
  • An earache

Oral cancer treatments may include surgery, radiation therapy or chemotherapy. Some patients have a combination of treatments.

NIH: National Cancer Institute

  • Head and Neck Radiation Treatment and Your Mouth - NIH (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)
  • Leukoplakia
  • Oral cancer
  • Oral Cancer - NIH (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)
  • Swallowing problems
  • Tongue biopsy
  • Understanding Chemotherapy - NIH - Easy-to-Read (National Cancer Institute)
  • What to Know about External Beam Radiation Therapy - NIH - Easy-to-Read (National Cancer Institute)


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