Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K42.0

Umbilical hernia with obstruction, without gangrene

    2015 Billable Code

  • K42.0 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, K42.0 - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K42.0. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Applicable To
  • Umbilical hernia causing obstruction, without gangrene
  • Incarcerated umbilical hernia, without gangrene
  • Irreducible umbilical hernia, without gangrene
  • Strangulated umbilical hernia, without gangrene
Description Synonyms
  • Incarcerated obstructed umbilical hernia
  • Incarcerated umbilical hernia
  • Irreducible umbilical hernia
  • Irreducible umbilical hernia w obstruction
  • Irreducible umbilical hernia with obstruction
  • Obstructed umbilical hernia
  • Umbilical hernia w obstruction
  • Umbilical hernia with obstruction
ICD-10-CM K42.0 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 K42.0 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM K42.0: