PLEURAL EFFUSION WITH MCC - DIAGNOSTIC RELATED GROUP MS-DRG V37.0

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC). This is the group for pleural effusion with mcc diseases in version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • J90 - Pleural effusion, not elsewhere classified
  • J91.8 - Pleural effusion in other conditions classified elsewhere
  • J94.0 - Chylous effusion
  • J94.2 - Hemothorax
  • J94.8 - Other specified pleural conditions