Y93.3 - Activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off

Version 2023
ICD-10:Y93.3
Short Description:Activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off
Long Description:Activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off
Status: Not Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
Code Classification:
  • External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
    • Supplementary factors related to causes of morbidity classified elsewhere (Y90-Y99)
      • Activity codes (Y93)

Y93.3 is a non-specific and non-billable ICD-10 code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2023 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Specific Coding for Activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off

Non-specific codes like Y93.3 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for activities involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.31 for Activity, mountain climbing, rock climbing and wall climbing
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.32 for Activity, rappelling
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.33 for Activity, BASE jumping
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.34 for Activity, bungee jumping
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.35 for Activity, hang gliding
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.39 for Activity, other involving climbing, rappelling and jumping off

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to this diagnosis code:


Type 1 Excludes

Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.

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