Journal of Korean Foot and Ankle Society

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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Gustilo-Anderson Classification

Type Wound Level of contamination Soft tissue injury Bone injury
I <1 cm long Clean Minimal Simple, minimal comminution
II >1 cm long Moderate Moderate; some muscle damage Moderate comminution
IIIA Usually >10 cm High Severe with crushing Usually comminuted: soft tissue coverage of bone possible
IIIB Usually >10 cm High Very severe loss of cover Bone cover poor: usually requires soft tissue reconstructive surgery
IIIC Usually >10 cm High Very severe loss of cover and vascular injury requiring repair Bone cover poor: usually requires soft tissue reconstructive surgery
J Korean Foot Ankle Soc 2021;25:133-40 https://doi.org/10.14193/jkfas.2021.25.3.133
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