Clinical Category - Neurological Care


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The "Neurological Care" clinical category consists of medical conditions such as spinal disorders, intracranial hemorrhage and nonspecific cerebrovascular disorders as well as non-major surgeries such as ventricular shunt and carotid artery stent procedures performed in the inpatient setting. Neurological Care includes the following MS-DRGs:

Medical Conditions

  • 052: Spinal Disorders & Injuries w CC/MCC
  • 053: Spinal Disorders & Injuries w/o CC/MCC
  • 056: Degenerative Nervous System Disorders w MCC
  • 057: Degenerative Nervous System Disorders w/o MCC
  • 058: Multiple Sclerosis & Cerebellar Ataxia w MCC
  • 059: Multiple Sclerosis & Cerebellar Ataxia w CC
  • 060: Multiple Sclerosis & Cerebellar Ataxia w/o CC/MCC
  • 061: Acute Ischemic Stroke with use of Thrombolytic Agent w MCC
  • 062: Acute Ischemic Stroke with use of Thrombolytic Agent w CC
  • 063: Acute Ischemic Stroke with use of Thrombolytic Agent w/o CC/MCC
  • 064: Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction w MCC
  • 065: Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction w CC
  • 066: Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction w/o CC/MCC
  • 067: Nonspecific CVA and Precerebral Occlusion w/o Infarct w MCC
  • 068: Nonspecific CVA and Precerebral Occlusion w/o Infarct w/o MCC
  • 069: Transient Ischemia
  • 070: Nonspecific Cerebrovascular Disorders w MCC
  • 071: Nonspecific Cerebrovascular Disorders w CC
  • 072: Nonspecific Cerebrovascular Disorders w/o CC/MCC
  • 073: Cranial & Peripheral Nerve Disorders w MCC
  • 074: Cranial & Peripheral Nerve Disorders w/o MCC
  • 075: Viral Meningitis w CC/MCC
  • 076: Viral Meningitis w/o CC/MCC
  • 077: Hypertensive Encephalopathy w MCC
  • 078: Hypertensive Encephalopathy w CC
  • 079: Hypertensive Encephalopathy w/o CC/MCC
  • 080: Nontraumatic Stupor & Coma w MCC
  • 081: Nontraumatic Stupor & Coma w/o MCC
  • 091: Other Disorders of Nervous System w MCC
  • 092: Oher Disorders of Nervous System w CC
  • 093: Other Disorders of Nervous System w/o CC/MCC
  • 094: Bacterial & Tuberculosis Infections of Nervous System w MCC
  • 095: Bacterial & Tuberculosis Infections of Nervous System w CC
  • 096: Bacterial & Tuberculosis Infections of Nervous System w/o CC/MCC
  • 097: Non-Bacterial Infections of Nervous System Except Viral Meningitis w MCC
  • 098: Non-Bacterial Infections of Nervous System Except Viral Meningitis w CC
  • 099: Non-Bacterial Infections of Nervous System Except Viral Meningitis w/o CC/MCC
  • 100: Seizures w MCC
  • 101: Seizures w/o MCC
  • 102: Headaches w MCC
  • 103: Headaches w/o MCC
  • 551: Medical Back Problems w MCC
  • 552: Medical Back Problems w/o MCC

Non-Major Surgeries

  • 031: Ventricular Shunt Procedures w MCC
  • 032: Ventricular Shunt Procedures w CC
  • 033: Ventricular Shunt Procedures 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
  • 040: Periph & Cranial Nerve & Other Nerv Syst Proc w MCC
  • 041: Periph & Cranial Nerve & Other Nerv Syst Proc w CC
  • 042: Periph & Cranial Nerve & Other Nerv Syst Proc w/o CC/MCC
  • 490: Back & Neck Procedures Except Spinal Fusion w CC/MCC or Disc Devices
  • 491: Back & Neck Procedures Except Spinal Fusion w/o CC/MCC

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