Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.75

Activity, martial arts

  • Y93.75 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, Y93.75 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Clinical Information
  • Activities in which participants learn self-defense mainly through the use of hand-to-hand combat. Judo involves throwing an opponent to the ground while karate (which includes kung fu and tae kwon do) involves kicking and punching an opponent.
Applicable To
  • Activity, combatives
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • Y93.75 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
  • Y93.75 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.75 to ICD-9-CM