Y93.5 - Activities involving other sports and athletics played individually

Version 2023
ICD-10:Y93.5
Short Description:Activities involving oth sports and athletics played individ
Long Description:Activities involving other sports and athletics played individually
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)

Y93.5 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 other sports and athletics played individually. 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 oth sports and athletics played individ

Non-specific codes like Y93.5 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 oth sports and athletics played individ:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.51 for Activity, roller skating (inline) and skateboarding
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.52 for Activity, horseback riding
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.53 for Activity, golf
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.54 for Activity, bowling
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.55 for Activity, bike riding
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.56 for Activity, jumping rope
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.57 for Activity, non-running track and field events
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Y93.59 for Activity, other involving other sports and athletics played individually

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

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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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