Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 054.2
Herpetic gingivostomatitis
  • Short description: Herpetic gingivostomat.
  • ICD-9-CM 054.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 054.2 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 054.2 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM B00.2 Herpesviral gingivostomatitis and pharyngotonsillitis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Herpes simplex gingivostomatitis
  • Recurrent herpes simplex gingivostomatitis
  • Recurrent oral gingivostomatitis due to herpes simplex
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 054.2:
  • Gingivostomatitis 523.10
    • herpetic 054.2
  • Herpes, herpetic 054.9
    • gingivostomatitis 054.2
    • stomatitis 054.2
  • Stomatitis 528.00
    • herpetic 054.2
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