MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021) Definitions Manual • DRG 487 - KNEE PROCEDURES WITH PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS OF INFECTION WITHOUT CC/MCC

DRG Information as of MS-DRG v38 (FY 2021)

MDCMDC 08 Diseases & Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System & Connective Tissue
MDC SubsectionKnee Procedures
DRG Number487
DRG DescriptionKNEE PROCEDURES WITH PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS OF INFECTION WITHOUT CC/MCC
Surgical / Medical Surgical

Table 5 for FY 2021

Weights1.6424
Length of Stay (Geometric Mean)3.6
Length of Stay (Arithmetic Mean)4.1
Special Pay DRGNo
Post-Acute DRGNo

DRG Assignment Logic (From MDC 08 Diseases & Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System & Connective Tissue Subsection Knee Procedures)

This DRG is a member of the subsection Knee Procedures. Patients who qualify for Knee Procedures will be grouped this DRG or one of the related DRGs according to the logic below.

View the requirements to qualify.

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