ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 23, 2017

See: Other abdominal hernia

  ICD-10 Code for Other specified abdominal hernia with obstruction, without gangrene K45.0

K45.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K45.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K40-K46 Hernia (K40-K46)
Category K45 Other abdominal hernia

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Inclusion Term
  • Other specified abdominal hernia causing obstruction
  • Other specified incarcerated abdominal hernia
  • Other specified irreducible abdominal hernia
  • Other specified strangulated abdominal hernia

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

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