Umbilical hernia K42- >

Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as K42. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • omphalocele (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q79.2

    Exomphalos

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Omphalocele
    Type 1 Excludes
    Q79.2
    )
Includes
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • paraumbilical hernia
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