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Clean wounds:

uninfeceted wounds; minimal inflammation resp, GI tract and Urin tract not entered. Primarly closed wounds

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Clean-contaminated wounds:

surgical woundsresp, Gi tract, Urin tract has been entered. No signs of infection

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Contaminated wounds:

open fresh accidental wounds and surgical wounds involving a major break In sterile technique or large amount of spillage of gi tract. Show evidence of inflammation

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stage 1 ulcer

epidermis torn
-dermis subc. fat and muscle okay

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stage 2 ulcer

epidermis and dermis torn
sub cuta. fat and muscle okay

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stage 3 ulcer

epidermis, dermis completely gone
sub cu fat and muscle prsent

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stage 4

epidermis, dermis, sub cut fat gone
muscle and bone is only seen at this point

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surgical infection is most likely to becowme apparent how man days post operatively?

2-11 days

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dehiscence

partial or total rupturing of a sutured wound

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evisceration

the protusion of the internal viscera through an incision.