ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 529.5

Plicated tongue

Diagnosis Code 529.5

ICD-9: 529.5
Short Description: Plicated tongue
Long Description: Plicated tongue
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 529.5

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)
    • Diseases of oral cavity, salivary glands, and jaws (520-529)
      • 529 Diseases and other conditions of the tongue

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 529.5 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Fissure, fissured
      • tongue (acquired) 529.5
        • congenital 750.13
    • Furrowed tongue 529.5
      • congenital 750.13
    • Grooved
      • tongue 529.5
        • congenital 750.13
    • Lingua
      • plicata 529.5
        • congenital 750.13
    • Plicated tongue 529.5
      • congenital 750.13
    • Scrotal tongue 529.5
      • congenital 750.13

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