74-year-old female with a diabetic wound resulting from trauma to the lateral interior aspect of the right foot

CASE OF THE MONTH – FEBRUARY 2019 74-year-old female with a diabetic wound resulting from trauma to the lateral interior aspect of the right foot Case Study by Dr. Oscar Barreto, DPM, FACFAS CASE DETAILS This is a 74-year-old female with a diabetic wound resulting from trauma to the lateral interior aspect of the right…

Bacterial Wound Culture

Updated: Apr 16, 2014 Author: Lemuel R Non, MD; Chief Editor: Eric B Staros, MD  Reference Range Bacterial wound cultures, together with clinical examination, are used to determine the presence of infection in wounds. The reference range for a negative bacterial wound culture result depends on the method, as follows:[1] Qualitative wound culture: No growth…