Acute gingivitis K05.0

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Acute gingivitis" is "K05.0". K05.0 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • K05.0 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM K05.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K05.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 K05.0 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis (A69.1)
  • herpesviral [herpes simplex] gingivostomatitis (B00.2)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.