PLEURAL EFFUSION WITHOUT CC/MCC - DIAGNOSTIC RELATED GROUP MS-DRG V36.0

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 without cc/mcc diseases in version MS-DRG V36.0 applicable from 10/01/2018 through 09/30/2019.

  • 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