Clinical Category - Pulmonary Care


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The "Pulmonary Care" clinical category includes medical conditions such as pulmonaryembolism, pneumonia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and bronchitis treatedin the inpatient setting. Pulmonary Care includes the following MS-DRGs:

Medical Conditions

  • 175: Pulmonary Embolism w MCC
  • 176: Pulmonary Embolism w/o MCC
  • 177: Respiratory Infections & Inflammations w MCC
  • 178: Respiratory Infections & Inflammations w CC
  • 179: Respiratory Infections & Inflammations w/o CC/MCC
  • 186: Pleural Effusion w MCC
  • 187: Pleural Effusion w CC
  • 188: Pleural Effusion w/o CC/MCC
  • 189: Pulmonary Edema & Respiratory Failure
  • 190: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease w MCC
  • 191: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease w CC
  • 192: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease w/o CC/MCC
  • 193: Simple Pneumonia & Pleurisy w MCC
  • 194: Simple Pneumonia & Pleurisy w CC
  • 195: Simple Pneumonia & Pleurisy w/o CC/MCC
  • 196: Interstitial Lung Disease w MCC
  • 197: Interstitial Lung Disease w CC
  • 198: Interstitial Lung Disease w/o CC/MCC
  • 199: Pneumothorax w MCC
  • 200: Pneumothorax w CC
  • 201: Pneumothorax w/o CC/MCC
  • 202: Bronchitis & Asthma w CC/MCC
  • 203: Bronchitis & Asthma w/o CC/MCC
  • 204: Respiratory Signs & Symptoms
  • 205: Other Respiratory System Diagnoses w MCC
  • 206: Other Respiratory System Diagnoses w/o MCC
  • 207: Respiratory System Dx w Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
  • 208: Respiratory System Dx w Ventilator Support < 96 Hours

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