ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 526.1

Fissural cysts of jaw

Diagnosis Code 526.1

ICD-9: 526.1
Short Description: Fissural cysts of jaw
Long Description: Fissural cysts of jaw
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 526.1

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system
    • Diseases of oral cavity, salivary glands, and jaws (520-529)
      • 526 Diseases of the jaws

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 526.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
      • anterior nasopalatine 526.1
      • bone (local) 733.20
        • jaw 526.2
          • fissural 526.1
      • fissural (oral region) 526.1
      • globulomaxillary 526.1
      • incisor, incisive canal 526.1
      • jaw (bone) (aneurysmal) (extravasation) (hemorrhagic) (traumatic) 526.2
        • fissural 526.1
      • median
        • anterior maxillary 526.1
        • palatal 526.1
      • nasopalatine (duct) 526.1
        • anterior 526.1
      • palatal papilla (jaw) 526.1
      • palate 526.1
        • fissural 526.1
        • median (fissural) 526.1
      • palatine, of papilla 526.1

Information for Patients

Jaw Injuries and Disorders

Your jaw is a set of bones that holds your teeth. It consists of two main parts. The upper part is the maxilla. It doesn't move. The moveable lower part is called the mandible. You move it when you talk or chew. The two halves of the mandible meet at your chin. The joint where the mandible meets your skull is the temporomandibular joint.

Jaw problems include

  • Fractures
  • Dislocations
  • Temporomandibular joint dysfunction
  • Osteonecrosis, which happens when your bones lose their blood supply
  • Cancers

Treatment of jaw problems depends on the cause.

  • Jaw - broken or dislocated
  • Malocclusion of teeth
  • Micrognathia
  • Prognathism

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