University of Texas Diabetic Wound Classification


University of Texas Diabetic Wound Classification, UT Diabetic Foot Ulcer Grading

  • Indications
  • Classification System
  1. Stages
    1. Stage A: No infection or ischemia
    2. Stage B: Infection present
    3. Stage C: Ischemia present
    4. Stage D: Infection and ischemia present
  2. Grading
    1. Grade 0: Epithelialized wound
    2. Grade 1: Superficial wound
    3. Grade 2: Wound penetrates to tendon or capsule
    4. Grade 3: Wound penetrates to bone or joint