Diaphragmatic hernia K44- >

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
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 K44. 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.
  • congenital diaphragmatic hernia (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q79.0

    Congenital diaphragmatic hernia

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital hiatus hernia (Q40.1)
    Q79.0
    )
  • congenital hiatus hernia (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q40.1

    Congenital hiatus hernia

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital displacement of cardia through esophageal hiatus
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital diaphragmatic hernia (Q79.0)
    Q40.1
    )
Includes
Includes Help
"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • hiatus hernia (esophageal) (sliding)
  • paraesophageal hernia
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