Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.71

Activity, boxing

  • Y93.71 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, Y93.71 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Clinical Information
  • A two-person sport in which the fists are skillfully used to attack and defend.
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • Y93.71 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
  • Y93.71 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.71 to ICD-9-CM