Table 2

Classification of SSI

Superficial
n (%)
Deep
n (%)
Organ/space
n (%)
Global 16 (8.7%)13 (81.3)2 (12.5)1 (6.3)
Type of surgical procedure
 Dermatological4 (80)1 (20)0 (0)
 Gastrointestinal3 (75)0 (0)1 (25)
 Endocrine0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
 Spleen1 (100)0 (0)0 (0)
 Ear0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
 Peritoneal1 (50)1 (50)0 (0)
 Reproductive4 (100)0 (0)0 (0)
 Respiratory0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
 Urinary0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
  • SSI, surgical site infection.