Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.75

Activity, martial arts

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt

  • Y93.75 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
  • Y93.75 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 Y93.75. Other international versions of ICD-10 Y93.75 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

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 Rules
  • Y93.75 describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury.
Present On Admission
  • Y93.75 is considered exempt from POA reporting.

Convert ICD-10-CM Y93.75 to ICD-9-CM