Valid for Submission
K06.3 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of horizontal alveolar bone loss. The code K06.3 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code K06.3 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like alveolar bone loss or horizontal alveolar bone loss.
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 K06.3 are found in the index:
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Alveolar bone loss
- Horizontal alveolar bone loss
K063 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):
Convert K06.3 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code K06.3 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.