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Maxilla

Definition: One of a pair of irregularly shaped bones that form the upper jaw.

Body System: Skeletal

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: maxilla

CodeDescription
K08.24 Minimal atrophy of maxilla
K08.25 Moderate atrophy of the maxilla
K08.26 Severe atrophy of the maxilla
S02.42XA Fracture of alveolus of maxilla, initial encounter for closed fracture
S02.42XB Fracture of alveolus of maxilla, initial encounter for open fracture
S02.42XD Fracture of alveolus of maxilla, subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S02.42XG Fracture of alveolus of maxilla, subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S02.42XK Fracture of alveolus of maxilla, subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S02.42XS Fracture of alveolus of maxilla, sequela
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