MS-DRG - 186 PLEURAL EFFUSION WITH MCC

The Medicare Severity Diagnosis-Related Group or MS-DRG is 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 MS-DRG - 186 PLEURAL EFFUSION WITH Major Complication or Comorbidity diseases in version MS-DRG V38.0 applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2021.

ICD-10 Codes in Diagnostic Related Group

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