Specific code icon 2016 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.53

Activity, golf

    2016 Billable Code POA Exempt

  • Y93.53 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • Y93.53 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Y93.53. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Clinical Information
  • A game whose object is to sink a ball into each of 9 or 18 successive holes on a golf course using as few strokes as possible.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Y93.53 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Present On Admission
  • Y93.53 is considered exempt from POA reporting.

Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.53 to ICD-9-CM