Specific code icon 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K40.30

Unilateral inguinal hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene, not specified as recurrent

    2015 2016 Billable Code

  • K40.30 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K40.30. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Applicable To
  • Inguinal hernia, with obstruction NOS
  • Unilateral inguinal hernia, with obstruction, without gangrene NOS
Description Synonyms
  • Direct inguinal hernia w obstruction
  • Direct obstructed inguinal hernia
  • Indirect inguinal hernia w obstruction
  • Indirect inguinal hernia with obstruction
  • Indirect obstructed inguinal hernia
  • Inguinal hernia w obstruction
  • Inguinal hernia with obstruction but no gangrene
  • Inguinal hernia, irreducible
  • Inguinal hernia, unilateral with obstruction
  • Irreducible inguinal hernia
  • Irreducible inguinal hernia w obstruction
  • Irreducible inguinal hernia with obstruction
  • Irreducible obstructed inguinal hernia
ICD-10-CM K40.30 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert ICD-10-CM K40.30 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM K40.30: