Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 525.61
Open restoration margins
  • ICD-9-CM 525.61 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 525.61 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 525.61.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 525.61: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Open restoration margins of tooth
Applies To
  • Dental restoration failure of marginal integrity
  • Open margin on tooth restoration
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 525.61 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K08.51 Open restoration margins of tooth
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 525.61:
  • Failure, failed
    • dental restoration
      • marginal integrity 525.61
      • periodontal anatomical integrity 525.65
  • Open, opening
    • margin on tooth restoration 525.61
    • restoration margins 525.61
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