Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.59

Activity, other involving other sports and athletics played individually

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt

  • Y93.59 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • Y93.59 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Y93.59. Other international versions of ICD-10 Y93.59 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Type 1 Excludes
  • activities involving climbing, rappelling, and jumping (Y93.3-)
  • activities involving ice and snow (Y93.2-)
  • activities involving walking and running (Y93.0-)
  • activities involving water and watercraft (Y93.1-)
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • Y93.59 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Present On Admission
  • Y93.59 is considered exempt from POA reporting.

Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.59 to ICD-9-CM