Ortho-Preferred

Wagner Grading System for Diabetic Foot Infections


- 0 - Intact Skin
- 1 - Superficial ulcer of skin or subcutaneous tissue
- 2 - Ulcers extend into tendon, bone, or capsule
- 3 - Deep ulcer with osteomyelitis, or abscess
- 4 - Gangrene of toes or forefoot
- 5 - Midfoot or hindfoot gangrene



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 10:59 am