APPENDECTOMY WITH COMPLICATED PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS 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 appendectomy with complicated principal diagnosis with mcc diseases in version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 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