ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y93.79

Activity, other specified sports and athletics

Diagnosis Code Y93.79

ICD-10: Y93.79
Short Description: Activity, other specified sports and athletics
Long Description: Activity, other specified sports and athletics
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y93.79

Valid for Submission
The code Y93.79 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Supplementary factors related to causes of morbidity classified elsewhere (Y90-Y99)
      • Activity codes (Y93)

Information for Medical Professionals

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The code Y93.79 is exempt from POA reporting.

  • Accident while engaged in sports activity
  • Accidentally struck by or against person or object in sports
  • Fall on same level due to impact against another person
  • Fall on same level from sports contact

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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