ICD-10-CM Code D00.03

Carcinoma in situ of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge

Version 2020 Billable Code Neoplasm CaInSitu

Valid for Submission

D00.03 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of carcinoma in situ of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code D00.03 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like carcinoma in situ of alveolar ridge mucosa, carcinoma in situ of gingival mucosa, carcinoma in situ of gum, carcinoma in situ of lower gum, carcinoma in situ of upper gum, neoplasm of alveolar ridge mucosa, etc

The following anatomical sites found in the Table of Neoplasms apply to this code given the correct histological behavior: alveolar ; alveolar mucosa ; alveolar mucosa lower ; alveolar mucosa upper ; alveolar ridge or process mucosa ; alveolar ridge or process mucosa lower ; alveolar ridge or process mucosa upper ; etc

ICD-10:D00.03
Short Description:Carcinoma in situ of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge
Long Description:Carcinoma in situ of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Carcinoma in situ of alveolar ridge mucosa
  • Carcinoma in situ of gingival mucosa
  • Carcinoma in situ of gum
  • Carcinoma in situ of lower gum
  • Carcinoma in situ of upper gum
  • Neoplasm of alveolar ridge mucosa
  • Neoplasm of lower gum
  • Neoplasm of upper gum

Convert D00.03 to ICD-9

  • 230.0 - Ca in situ oral cav/phar (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Neoplasms (C00–D48)
    • In situ neoplasms (D00-D09)
      • Carcinoma in situ of oral cavity, esophagus and stomach (D00)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020

Table of Neoplasms

The code D00.03 is included in the table of neoplasms by anatomical site. For each site there are six possible code numbers according to whether the neoplasm in question is malignant, benign, in situ, of uncertain behavior, or of unspecified nature. The description of the neoplasm will often indicate which of the six columns is appropriate.

Where such descriptors are not present, the remainder of the Index should be consulted where guidance is given to the appropriate column for each morphological (histological) variety listed. However, the guidance in the Index can be overridden if one of the descriptors mentioned above is present.

Neoplasm, neoplastic Malignant
Primary
Malignant
Secondary
CaInSitu Benign Uncertain
Behavior
Unspecified
Behavior
»alveolar
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolar
  »mucosa
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolar
  »mucosa
    »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolar
  »mucosa
    »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolar
  »ridge or process
    »mucosa
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolar
  »ridge or process
    »mucosa
      »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolar
  »ridge or process
    »mucosa
      »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolus
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolus
  »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»alveolus
  »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»connective tissue NEC
  »jaw
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D48.1D49.0
»gingiva (alveolar) (marginal)
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»gingiva (alveolar) (marginal)
  »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»gingiva (alveolar) (marginal)
  »mandibular
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»gingiva (alveolar) (marginal)
  »maxillary
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»gingiva (alveolar) (marginal)
  »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»gum
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»gum
  »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»gum
  »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»interdental papillae
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»interdental papillae
  »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»interdental papillae
  »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»jaw
  »soft tissues
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»jaw
  »soft tissues
    »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»jaw
  »soft tissues
    »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»mandible
  »alveolar
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»mandible
  »alveolar
    »mucosa (carcinoma)
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»maxilla, maxillary (superior)
  »alveolar
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»maxilla, maxillary (superior)
  »alveolar
    »mucosa
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»mucosa
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»mucosa
  »alveolar (ridge or process)
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»mucosa
  »alveolar (ridge or process)
    »lower
C03.1C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»mucosa
  »alveolar (ridge or process)
    »upper
C03.0C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»periodontal tissue NEC
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0
»tooth socket NEC
C03.9C79.89D00.03D10.39D37.09D49.0

Information for Patients


Oral Cancer

Oral cancer can form in any part of the mouth. Most oral cancers begin in the flat cells that cover the surfaces of your mouth, tongue, and lips. Anyone can get oral cancer, but the risk is higher if you are male, use tobacco, drink lots of alcohol, have HPV, or have a history of head or neck cancer. Frequent sun exposure is also a risk factor for lip cancer.

Symptoms of oral cancer include

  • White or red patches in your mouth
  • A mouth sore that won't heal
  • Bleeding in your mouth
  • Loose teeth
  • Problems or pain with swallowing
  • A lump in your neck
  • An earache

Tests to diagnose oral cancer include a physical exam, endoscopy, biopsy, and imaging tests. Oral cancer treatments may include surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. Some patients have a combination of treatments.

NIH: National Cancer Institute


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