ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 528.9

Oral soft tissue dis NEC

Diagnosis Code 528.9

ICD-9: 528.9
Short Description: Oral soft tissue dis NEC
Long Description: Other and unspecified diseases of the oral soft tissues
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 528.9

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system
    • Diseases of oral cavity, salivary glands, and jaws (520-529)
      • 528 Diseases of the oral soft tissues, excluding lesions specific for gingiva and tongue

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Acquired anomaly of mouth
  • Acquired velopharyngeal dysfunction
  • Acquired velopharyngeal insufficiency
  • Amalgam tattoo
  • Atrophic oral lichen planus
  • Bacterial oral infection
  • Bleeding from fauces
  • Bleeding from mouth
  • Bleeding in mouth and/or pharynx
  • Bleeding of oral mucosa
  • Bull’s eye lesion of oral mucous membrane
  • Cheek biting
  • Classical histoplasmosis oral ulceration
  • Contact mucous membrane inflammation due to denture
  • Denture occlusion incorrect
  • Denture stomatitis
  • Deviation of uvula
  • Discomfort in mouth
  • Disorder of mouth
  • Disorder of oral mucous membrane
  • Disorder of oral soft tissues
  • Disorder of palate
  • Disorder of uvula of palate
  • Drooping of soft palate
  • Drug-induced oral condition
  • Drug-induced oral ulceration
  • Edema of oral soft tissues
  • Edema of oral vestibule
  • Edema of uvula
  • Eosinophilic granuloma of oral mucosa
  • Erythema of mucous membrane of mouth
  • Erythema of mucous membrane of oral vestibule
  • Fistula of soft palate
  • Frenal tag
  • Infectious disease of mucous membrane
  • Infectious disease of oral mucosa
  • Inflammatory fibrous hyperplasia of mouth
  • Irritative hyperplasia of oral mucosa
  • Laugier-Hunziker syndrome
  • Lesion of tongue
  • Lip biting
  • Mass of oral cavity
  • Melanin pigmentation of oral mucosa associated with systemic condition
  • Melanoplakia
  • Mouth and genital ulcers with inflamed cartilage syndrome
  • Mouth polyp
  • Mouth symptoms
  • Mucocele of lower lip
  • Mucocele of mouth
  • Necrosis of hard palate
  • On examination - cracked lips
  • On examination - dry lips
  • On examination - mouth ulcer present
  • On examination - soft palate, fauces, uvula, anterior and posterior pillars visible
  • Oral blood blister
  • Oral cavity problem
  • Oral hair
  • Oral infection
  • Oral inflammatory sinus tract patency
  • Oral involvement by mucous membrane pemphigoid
  • Oral lesion
  • Oral lesions in Reiter's syndrome
  • Oral lichen planus
  • Oral melanoplakia
  • Oral mucosal disease due to graft-versus-host disease
  • Oral mucosal involvement by dermatitis herpetiformis
  • Oral mucosal involvement by linear immunoglobulin A disease
  • Oral mucosal viral disease
  • Oral mucous membrane involvement by bullous pemphigoid
  • Oral mucous membrane lesion due to late syphilis
  • Oral tuberculosis
  • Oral ulceration due to chemical burn
  • Oral ulceration due to thermal burn
  • Oral wart
  • Pain in palate
  • Pain of oral cavity structure
  • Painful mouth
  • Palatitis
  • Papillary hyperplasia of palate
  • Paralysis of palate
  • Paralysis of uvula
  • Poor elevation soft palate
  • Pyogenic granuloma of oral mucosa
  • Racial pigmentation of oral mucosa
  • Recurrent mouth ulcers
  • Skin and mucous membrane disorder of mouth, lips and tongue
  • Sore lip
  • Sore mouth
  • Subepithelial hemorrhage of digestive tract
  • Sucking calluses on mouth
  • Suppurative inflammation of oral soft tissue
  • Tenderness of oral cavity structure
  • Tongue biting
  • Traumatic ulcer of oral mucosa
  • Ulcer of buccal mucosa
  • Ulcer of mouth
  • Ulcer of palate
  • Uvula tag
  • Velopharyngeal incompetence
  • Velopharyngeal incompetence due to cleft palate
  • Verrucous hyperplasia of oral mucosa
  • Weak mouth closure
  • White traceries on oral mucosa

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
  • Oral mucositis
  • Palatal myoclonus
  • Perioral dermatitis
  • Thrush

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