ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Y93.A

Activities involving other cardiorespiratory exercise

Diagnosis Code Y93.A

ICD-10: Y93.A
Short Description: Activities involving other cardiorespiratory exercise
Long Description: Activities involving other cardiorespiratory exercise
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Y93.A

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The code Y93.A is a "header" and not 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 Patients

Exercise and Physical Fitness

Regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. It can help

  • Control your weight
  • Lower your risk of heart disease
  • Lower your risk for type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • Lower your risk of some cancers
  • Strengthen your bones and muscles
  • Improve your mental health and mood
  • Improve your ability to do daily activities and prevent falls, if you're an older adult
  • Increase your chances of living longer

Fitting regular exercise into your daily schedule may seem difficult at first. But even ten minutes at a time is fine. The key is to find the right exercise for you. It should be fun and should match your abilities.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Are You Getting Too Much Exercise?
  • Dance Your Way to Fitness
  • Exercise clothing and shoes
  • Exercise, lifestyle, and your bones
  • Exercises to help prevent falls
  • Exercising on a budget
  • Give your heart a workout
  • How to avoid exercise injuries
  • How to avoid overheating during exercise
  • How to Take Your Heart Rate (Department of Veterans Affairs)
  • Indoor fitness routine
  • Learn to love exercise
  • Make time to move
  • Outdoor fitness routine
  • Physical activity
  • Working with a personal trainer
  • Yoga for health

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