MS-DRG - 338 APPENDECTOMY WITH COMPLICATED PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS 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 - 338 APPENDECTOMY WITH COMPLICATED PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS 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

  • C18.1 - Malignant neoplasm of appendix BILLABLE CODE
  • C7A.020 - Malignant carcinoid tumor of the appendix BILLABLE CODE
  • K35.21 - Acute appendicitis with generalized peritonitis, with abscess BILLABLE CODE
  • K35.32 - Acute appendicitis with perforation and localized peritonitis, without abscess BILLABLE CODE
  • K35.33 - Acute appendicitis with perforation and localized peritonitis, with abscess BILLABLE CODE