Plaque (s)

"Plaque (s)" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "plaque (s)"

  • Plaque (s)
    • artery, arterial - See: Arteriosclerosis;
    • calcareous - See: Calcification;
    • coronary, lipid rich - I25.83 Coronary atherosclerosis due to lipid rich plaque
    • epicardial - I31.8 Other specified diseases of pericardium
    • erythematous, of pinta - A67.1 Intermediate lesions of pinta
    • Hollenhorst's - See: Occlusion, artery, retina;
    • lipid rich, coronary - I25.83 Coronary atherosclerosis due to lipid rich plaque
    • pleural (without asbestos) - J92.9 Pleural plaque without asbestos
      • with asbestos - J92.0 Pleural plaque with presence of asbestos
    • tongue - K13.29 Other disturbances of oral epithelium, including tongue

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Tongue: A muscular organ in the mouth that is covered with pink tissue called mucosa, tiny bumps called papillae, and thousands of taste buds. The tongue is anchored to the mouth and is vital for chewing, swallowing, and for speech.