ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K13.79

Other lesions of oral mucosa

Diagnosis Code K13.79

ICD-10: K13.79
Short Description: Other lesions of oral mucosa
Long Description: Other lesions of oral mucosa
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K13.79

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system
    • Diseases of oral cavity and salivary glands (K00-K14)
      • Other diseases of lip and oral mucosa (K13)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Acquired anomaly of oral mucosa
  • Acquired anomaly of uvula
  • Acquired velopharyngeal dysfunction
  • Acquired velopharyngeal incompetence
  • Acquired velopharyngeal insufficiency
  • Betel chewer's mucosa
  • Bilirubin pigmentation of oral mucosa
  • Bleeding from mouth
  • Bleeding gums
  • Bleeding of oral mucosa
  • Bleeding tooth socket
  • Borderline velopharyngeal insufficiency
  • Bull’s eye lesion of oral mucous membrane
  • Dentifrice associated slough
  • Edema of oral vestibule
  • Enlarged labial frenum
  • Erythema of mucous membrane of mouth
  • Erythema of mucous membrane of oral vestibule
  • Exogenous pigmentation of oral mucosa
  • Galvanic lesion of oral cavity
  • Gingival edema
  • Hematoma of buccal mucosa
  • Hematoma of face
  • Hematoma of face
  • Hematoma of face
  • Hematoma of floor of mouth
  • Hematoma of gingivae
  • Hematoma of intraoral surface of lip
  • Hematoma of oral alveolar mucosa
  • Hematoma of oral cavity
  • Hematoma of palate
  • High attachment of labial frenum
  • Left deviation of uvula
  • Lichenoid allergic contact reaction affecting oral mucosa
  • Linea alba of oral mucosa
  • Local exogenous pigmentation of oral mucosa
  • Mass of buccal mucosa
  • Melanin pigmentation of oral mucosa
  • Melanoplakia
  • Melanotic macule of oral mucosa
  • Mouth polyp
  • Mucocele of mouth
  • Mucous membrane erythema
  • Mucous patch of oral mucosa
  • Oral hair
  • Oral infection
  • Oral lichenoid reaction
  • Oral melanocytic macule
  • Oral melanoplakia
  • Oral mucosal bacterial disease
  • Pain in palate
  • Pain of oral cavity structure
  • Painful mouth
  • Palatal paresis
  • Paralysis of palate
  • Paralysis of uvula
  • Pigmented oral mucosal lesion
  • Racial pigmentation of oral mucosa
  • Right deviation of uvula
  • Salivary gland hematoma
  • Smokeless tobacco keratosis
  • Sore mouth
  • Systemic exogenous pigmentation of oral mucosa
  • Tenderness of digestive structure
  • Tenderness of oral cavity structure
  • Traumatic ulcer
  • Traumatic ulcer of oral mucosa
  • Uvular hypertrophy
  • Velopharyngeal inadequacy
  • Velopharyngeal incompetence
  • Velopharyngeal insufficiency

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Mouth Disorders

Your mouth is one of the most important parts of your body. Any problem that affects your mouth can make it hard to eat, drink or even smile.

Some common mouth problems include

  • Cold sores - painful sores on the lips and around the mouth, caused by a virus
  • Canker sores - painful sores in the mouth, caused by bacteria or viruses
  • Thrush - a yeast infection that causes white patches in your mouth
  • Leukoplakia - white patches of excess cell growth on the cheeks, gums or tongue, common in smokers
  • Dry mouth - a lack of enough saliva, caused by some medicines and certain diseases
  • Gum or tooth problems
  • Bad breath

Treatment for mouth disorders varies, depending on the problem. Keeping a clean mouth by brushing and flossing often is important.

  • Burning Mouth Syndrome - NIH (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)
  • Drooling
  • Gum biopsy
  • Herpangina
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lichen planus
  • Mouth sores
  • Mouth ulcers
  • Mucous cyst
  • Perioral dermatitis
  • Thrush

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