Other abdominal hernia K45-

Includes Help
"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • abdominal hernia, specified site NEC
  • lumbar hernia
  • obturator hernia
  • pudendal hernia
  • retroperitoneal hernia
  • sciatic hernia
Clinical Information
  • A pelvic hernia through the obturator foramen, a large aperture in the hip bone normally covered by a membrane. Obturator hernia can lead to intestinal incarceration and intestinal obstruction.
  • 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