ICD-10 Diagnosis Code M26.9

Dentofacial anomaly, unspecified

Diagnosis Code M26.9

ICD-10: M26.9
Short Description: Dentofacial anomaly, unspecified
Long Description: Dentofacial anomaly, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M26.9

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
    • Dentofacial anomalies [including malocclusion] and other disorders of jaw (M26-M27)
      • Dentofacial anomalies [including malocclusion] (M26)

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  • 524.9 - Dentofacial anomaly NOS

  • Abnormal breathing or swallowing due to dentofacial dysfunction
  • Abnormal shape of condyloid process of mandible
  • Acquired deformity of mandible
  • Acquired deformity of maxillofacial bone
  • Deformity of bone of face
  • Deformity of bone of face
  • Deformity of mandibular condyle
  • Dentofacial anomaly
  • Jaw congenital deformities
  • Maxillary anomaly
  • Oral deformity of jaw

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