2021 ICD-10-CM Code K06.021

Generalized gingival recession, minimal

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

Short Description:Generalized gingival recession, minimal
Long Description:Generalized gingival recession, minimal

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Diseases of oral cavity and salivary glands (K00-K14)
      • Other disorders of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge (K06)

K06.021 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of generalized gingival recession, minimal. The code K06.021 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code K06.021 are found in the index:

Replacement Code

K06021 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018