Kink, kinking

"Kink, kinking" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "kink, kinking"

  • Kink, kinking
    • artery - I77.1 Stricture of artery
    • hair (acquired) - L67.8 Other hair color and hair shaft abnormalities
    • ileum or intestine - See: Obstruction, intestine;
    • Lane's - See: Obstruction, intestine;
    • organ or site, congenital NEC - See: Anomaly, by site;
    • ureter (pelvic junction) - N13.5 Crossing vessel and stricture of ureter without hydronephrosis
      • congenital - Q62.39 Other obstructive defects of renal pelvis and ureter
      • with
        • hydronephrosis - N13.1 Hydronephrosis with ureteral stricture, not elsewhere classified
          • with infection - N13.6 Pyonephrosis
        • pyelonephritis (chronic) - N11.1 Chronic obstructive pyelonephritis
    • vein (s) - I87.8 Other specified disorders of veins
      • caval - I87.1 Compression of vein
      • peripheral - I87.1 Compression of vein

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Arteries: The vessels carrying blood away from the heart.

Hydronephrosis: Abnormal enlargement or swelling of a KIDNEY due to dilation of the KIDNEY CALICES and the KIDNEY PELVIS. It is often associated with obstruction of the URETER or chronic kidney diseases that prevents normal drainage of urine into the URINARY BLADDER.