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Table 1 Coexisting Infections in Patients hospitalized for Diabetic Foot Infections

From: A classification of diabetic foot infections using ICD-9-CM codes: application to a large computerized medical database

  Group
Coexisting infections Gangrene Osteomyelitis Ulcer Foot
Cellulitis
or Abscess
Toe
Cellulitis
or Abscess
Paronychia
  11,666 4,133 20,142 4,438 1,395 289
Gangrene - - - - - -
Osteomyelitis < 1% - - - - -
Ulcer 17.2% 25.0% - - - -
Foot cellulitis/abscess 16.0% 23.5% 17.6% - - -
Toe cellulitis/abscess < 1% 11.6% < 1% < 1% - -
Paronychia < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% -