ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K14.8

Other diseases of tongue

Diagnosis Code K14.8

ICD-10: K14.8
Short Description: Other diseases of tongue
Long Description: Other diseases of tongue
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K14.8

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Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Diseases of oral cavity and salivary glands (K00-K14)
      • Diseases of tongue (K14)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • 529.8 - Tongue disorder NEC

Synonyms
  • Acquired anomaly of tongue
  • Acquired macroglossia
  • Anterior tongue thrust
  • Atrophy of tongue
  • Beefy red tongue
  • Bilateral paralysis of tongue
  • Biting of oral mucosa
  • Bleeding from mouth
  • Cellulitis of floor of mouth
  • Cellulitis of oral soft tissues
  • Constant movement of tongue
  • Crenated tongue
  • Cyst of tongue
  • Denervation atrophy of muscle
  • Denervation atrophy of tongue
  • Dermatosis of tongue
  • Dislocation of tongue
  • Dry tongue
  • Elevation of tongue
  • Enlargement of root of tongue
  • Enlargement of tongue
  • Finding of appearance of tongue
  • Finding of appearance of tongue
  • Finding of appearance of tongue
  • Finding of appearance of tongue
  • Finding of appearance of tongue
  • Finding of moistness of tongue
  • Finding of size of tongue
  • Finding of surface of tongue
  • Finding of symmetry of tongue
  • Frenulum of tongue finding
  • Furred tongue
  • Glossocele
  • Glossoptosis
  • Hematoma of oral cavity
  • Hematoma of tongue
  • Hyperactive tongue
  • Hypoesthesia of tongue
  • Increased protrusion of tongue
  • Large fungiform papillae
  • Lateral deviation of tongue on protrusion
  • Lateral tongue thrust
  • Ludwig's angina
  • Macroglossia due to amyloidosis
  • Mouth polyp
  • Numbness of tongue
  • On examination - dry tongue
  • On examination - furred tongue
  • On examination - macroglossia
  • On examination - tongue examined
  • Overgrowth of filiform papillae
  • Paralysis of tongue
  • Paresthesia of tongue
  • Polyp of tongue
  • Posterior tongue thrust
  • Raspberry tongue
  • Retraction of tongue
  • Ruminating movements of tongue
  • Small tongue
  • Split frenulum of tongue
  • Sublingual keratosis
  • Tongue asymmetrical
  • Tongue biting
  • Tongue deviation disorder of twelfth cranial nerve
  • Tongue protrusion disorder of twelfth cranial nerve
  • Tongue thrusting
  • Tongue thrusting
  • Tongue thrusting
  • Trombone tongue
  • Unilateral paralysis of tongue
  • Vascular tongue
  • Wasting of tongue
  • Woody tongue

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients


Tongue Disorders

Your tongue helps you taste, swallow, and chew. You also use it to speak. Your tongue is made up of many muscles. The upper surface contains your taste buds.

Problems with the tongue include

  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Changes in color or texture
  • Abnormal movement or difficulty moving the tongue
  • Taste problems

These problems can have many different causes. Treatment depends on the underlying problem.

  • Geographic tongue (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Glossitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Leukoplakia (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Macroglossia (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Tongue biopsy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Tongue problems (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Tongue tie (Medical Encyclopedia)


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