ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017

See: Femoral hernia

K41 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Femoral hernia

More specific codes for Femoral hernia

  • K41.0 - Bilateral femoral hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene
    • K41.00 - Bilateral femoral hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene, not specified as recurrent
    • K41.01 - Bilateral femoral hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene, recurrent
  • K41.1 - Bilateral femoral hernia, with gangrene
    • K41.10 - Bilateral femoral hernia, with gangrene, not specified as recurrent
    • K41.11 - Bilateral femoral hernia, with gangrene, recurrent
  • K41.2 - Bilateral femoral hernia, without obstruction or gangrene
    • K41.20 - Bilateral femoral hernia, without obstruction or gangrene, not specified as recurrent
    • K41.21 - Bilateral femoral hernia, without obstruction or gangrene, recurrent
  • K41.3 - Unilateral femoral hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene
    • K41.30 - Unilateral femoral hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene, not specified as recurrent
    • K41.31 - Unilateral femoral hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene, recurrent
  • K41.4 - Unilateral femoral hernia, with gangrene
    • K41.40 - Unilateral femoral hernia, with gangrene, not specified as recurrent
    • K41.41 - Unilateral femoral hernia, with gangrene, recurrent
  • K41.9 - Unilateral femoral hernia, without obstruction or gangrene
    • K41.90 - Unilateral femoral hernia, without obstruction or gangrene, not specified as recurrent
    • K41.91 - Unilateral femoral hernia, without obstruction or gangrene, recurrent
Back to K41
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.