Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.16

Activity, rowing, canoeing, kayaking, rafting and tubing

  • Y93.16 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, Y93.16 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Activity, canoeing, kayaking, rafting and tubing in calm and turbulent water
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • Y93.16 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.
Present On Admission
  • Y93.16 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.16 to ICD-9-CM