Ventral hernia K43- >

Clinical Information
  • A hernia caused by weakness of the anterior abdominal wall due to midline defects, previous incisions, or increased intra-abdominal pressure. Ventral hernias include umbilical hernia, incisional, epigastric, and spigelian hernias.
Codes
  • K43 Ventral hernia
    • K43.0 Incisional hernia with obstruction, without gangrene
    • K43.1 Incisional hernia with gangrene
    • K43.2 Incisional hernia without obstruction or gangrene
    • K43.3 Parastomal hernia with obstruction, without gangrene
    • K43.4 Parastomal hernia with gangrene
    • K43.5 Parastomal hernia without obstruction or gangrene
    • K43.6 Other and unspecified ventral hernia with obstruction, without gangrene
    • K43.7 Other and unspecified ventral hernia with gangrene
    • K43.9 Ventral hernia without obstruction or gangrene