ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 525.10

Acq absence of teeth NOS

Diagnosis Code 525.10

ICD-9: 525.10
Short Description: Acq absence of teeth NOS
Long Description: Acquired absence of teeth, unspecified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 525.10

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system
    • Diseases of oral cavity, salivary glands, and jaws (520-529)
      • 525 Other diseases and conditions of the teeth and supporting structures

Information for Medical Professionals

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Manifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipManifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis
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