Non-specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y93.K

Activities involving animal care

  • Y93.K is not a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code and cannot be used to indicate a medical diagnosis as there are 4 codes below Y93.K that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
  • ICD-10-CM codes become active beginning October 1, 2015, therefore, this and all ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Type 1 Excludes
  • activity, horseback riding (Y93.52)
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • Y93.K describes the circumstance causing an injury, not the nature of the injury, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.