2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K46.1

Unspecified abdominal hernia with gangrene

Applicable To
  • Any condition listed under
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K46

    Unspecified abdominal hernia

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • enterocele
    • epiplocele
    • hernia NOS
    • interstitial hernia
    • intestinal hernia
    • intra-abdominal hernia
    Type 1 Excludes
    • vaginal enterocele (N81.5)
    K46
    specified as gangrenous
The following code(s) above K46.1 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to K46.1:
  • K00-K95
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range K00-K95

    Diseases of the digestive system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the digestive system
  • K40-K46
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range K40-K46

    Hernia

    Includes
    • acquired hernia
    • congenital [except diaphragmatic or hiatus] hernia
    • recurrent hernia
    Note
    • Hernia with both gangrene and obstruction is classified to hernia with gangrene.
    Hernia
  • K46
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K46

    Unspecified abdominal hernia

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • enterocele
    • epiplocele
    • hernia NOS
    • interstitial hernia
    • intestinal hernia
    • intra-abdominal hernia
    Type 1 Excludes
    • vaginal enterocele (N81.5)
    Unspecified abdominal hernia
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM K46.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert K46.1 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to K46.1:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K46.1:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K46.1
K44 Diaphragmatic hernia
K44.0 Diaphragmatic hernia with obstruction, without gangrene
K44.1 Diaphragmatic hernia with gangrene
K44.9 Diaphragmatic hernia without obstruction or gangrene
K45 Other abdominal hernia
K45.0 Other specified abdominal hernia with obstruction, without gangrene
K45.1 Other specified abdominal hernia with gangrene
K45.8 Other specified abdominal hernia without obstruction or gangrene
K46 Unspecified abdominal hernia
K46.0 Unspecified abdominal hernia with obstruction, without gangrene
K46.1 Unspecified abdominal hernia with gangrene
K46.9 Unspecified abdominal hernia without obstruction or gangrene
K50 Crohn's disease [regional enteritis]
K50.0 Crohn's disease of small intestine
K50.00 …… without complications
K50.01 Crohn's disease of small intestine with complications
K50.011 Crohn's disease of small intestine with rectal bleeding
K50.012 Crohn's disease of small intestine with intestinal obstruction
K50.013 Crohn's disease of small intestine with fistula
K50.014 Crohn's disease of small intestine with abscess
K50.018 Crohn's disease of small intestine with other complication

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