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Classification and Grading Systems for Diabetic Foot


What are various types of Diabetic feet?
Following are the 3 types:

  • Neuropathic Foot: Neuropathy dominates. Fissures, bullae, neuropathic joints and edema, digital necrosis.
  • Neuroischemic Foot: Occlusive vascular disease main factor while neuropathy is also present. Rest pain, foot margin ulceration, digital necrosis and gangrene.
  • Non neuroischemic foot: No significant neuropathy or ischemia. Secondary to trauma. Infected because of uncontrolled, often undetected diabetes

What are various systems of grading of a diabetic foot?

  • Wagner 's Diabetic Foot Grading System
  • University of Texas Wound Classification System
  • PEDIS Ulcer classification system


Wagner 's Diabetic Foot Grading System
Wagner 's Diabetic Foot Grading System
University of Texas Wound Classification System


PEDIS Ulcer classification system

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Check out the link below for more on Diabetic Foot:

PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF DIABETIC FOOT: QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
http://www.worldsurgeryforum.net/2017/01/pathophysiology-of-diabetic-foot.html