ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017

See: Unspecified abdominal hernia

  ICD-10 Code for Unspecified abdominal hernia with obstruction, without gangrene K46.0

K46.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K46.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K40-K46 Hernia (K40-K46)
Category K46 Unspecified abdominal hernia

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Unspecified abdominal hernia causing obstruction
  • Unspecified incarcerated abdominal hernia
  • Unspecified irreducible abdominal hernia
  • Unspecified strangulated abdominal hernia
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Unspecified abdominal hernia with obstruction, without gangrene”

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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.