Non-specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y35.493

Legal intervention involving other sharp objects, suspect injured

    2016 2017 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

  • Y35.493 is not a billable or specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code as there are 3 codes below Y35.493 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Y35.493. Other international versions of ICD-10 Y35.493 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Y35.493 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.