Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: K11.7

Short Description: Disturbances of salivary secretion

Long Description: Disturbances of salivary secretion

The code K11.7 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Diseases of oral cavity and salivary glands (K00-K14)
      • Diseases of salivary glands (K11)
        • K11.7 Disturbances of salivary secretion

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


  • Abnormal salivary secretion
  • Continuous salivary secretion
  • Disturbance of salivary secretion
  • Dribbling from mouth
  • Dribbling from one side of mouth
  • Drug-induced xerostomia
  • Excessive salivation
  • Excessive salivation - symptom
  • Hyposecretion of salivary gland
  • Hyposecretion of salivary gland
  • Idiopathic paroxysmal sialorrhea
  • No salivation
  • O/E-mouth-excessive salivation
  • Pseudoptyalism
  • Radiation-induced xerostomia
  • Reduced salivation
  • Salivary dysfunction caries secondary to aging
  • Salivary dysfunction caries secondary to medication
  • Salivary dysfunction caries secondary to radiation therapy
  • Salivary dysfunction dental caries
  • Salivation finding
  • Salivation finding
  • Salivation finding
  • Salivation finding
  • Secondary dental caries associated with local or systemic factors
  • Sialoschesis
  • Xerostomia
  • Xerostomia
  • Xerostomia
  • Xerostomia
  • Xerostomia due to autoimmune disease
  • Xerostomia due to dehydration
  • Xerostomia due to hyposecretion of salivary gland
  • Xerostomia due to mouth breathing
  • Xerostomia following radiotherapy

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code K11.7 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Hypoptyalism
    • Ptyalism
    • Xerostomia
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • dry mouth NOS (@R68.2*)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
K11.7 Right Arrow 527.7 Salivary secretion dis

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
K11 Diseases of salivary glands
K11.0 Atrophy of salivary gland
K11.1 Hypertrophy of salivary gland
K11.2 Sialoadenitis
K11.20 Sialoadenitis, unspecified
K11.21 Acute sialoadenitis
K11.22 Acute recurrent sialoadenitis
K11.23 Chronic sialoadenitis
K11.3 Abscess of salivary gland
K11.4 Fistula of salivary gland
K11.5 Sialolithiasis
K11.6 Mucocele of salivary gland
K11.8 Other diseases of salivary glands
K11.9 Disease of salivary gland, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020