Diaphragmatic hernia with obstruction, without gangrene K44.0

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Diaphragmatic hernia with obstruction, without gangrene" is "K44.0". K44.0 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • K44.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM K44.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K44.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 K44.0 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Diaphragmatic hernia causing obstruction
  • Incarcerated diaphragmatic hernia
  • Irreducible diaphragmatic hernia
  • Strangulated diaphragmatic hernia

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.