Clinical Category - Vascular Surgery


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The "Vascular Surgery" clinical category includes surgeries such as carotid artery stent procedures, extracranial procedures, and intracranial vascular procedures performed in the inpatient setting. Vascular Surgery includes the following MS-DRGs:

Surgeries

  • 020: Intracranial vascular procedures w PDX hemorrhage w MCC
  • 021: Intracranial vascular procedures w PDX hemorrhage w CC
  • 022: Intracranial vascular procedures w PDX hemorrhage w/o CC/MCC
  • 034: Carotid artery stent procedure w MCC
  • 035: Carotid artery stent procedure w CC
  • 036: Carotid artery stent procedure w/o CC/MCC
  • 037: Extracranial procedures w MCC
  • 038: Extracranial procedures w CC
  • 039: Extracranial procedures w/o CC/MCC
  • 252: Other vascular procedures w MCC
  • 253: Other vascular procedures w CC
  • 254: Other vascular procedures w/o CC/MCC
  • 263: Vein ligation & stripping
  • 264: Other circulatory system O.R. procedures

CC = complication or comorbidity; MCC = major complication or comorbidity