Umbilical hernia K42-

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 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


      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Omphalocele
    Type 1 Excludes
Includes Help
"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • paraumbilical hernia
  • K42 Umbilical hernia
    • K42.0 Umbilical hernia with obstruction, without gangrene
    • K42.1 Umbilical hernia with gangrene
    • K42.9 Umbilical hernia without obstruction or gangrene