ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 10, 2018

See: Other abdominal hernia

  ICD-10 Code for Other specified abdominal hernia with gangrene K45.1

K45.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K45.1 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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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Any condition listed under K45 specified as gangrenous

Related Terms to “Other specified abdominal hernia with gangrene”

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Questions related to K45.1 Other specified abdominal hernia with gangrene

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