PLEURAL EFFUSION WITH CC - 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 cc diseases in version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 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