ICD-10-CM Code for Diaphragmatic hernia K44

ICD-10 code K44 for Diaphragmatic hernia is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Diseases of the digestive system .

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Diaphragmatic hernia
Includes: hiatus hernia (esophageal) (sliding)
paraesophageal hernia
Excludes1: congenital diaphragmatic hernia (Q79.0)
congenital hiatus hernia (Q40.1)
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