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Histologic Grades of Pruitt for Burn Wound Infection

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Pruitt described a grading system for burn wound infection based on the histologic extent of tissue invasion. The author is from the US Army Institute of Surgical Research at Fort Sam Houston in Texas.

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