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World J Hepatol. Oct 27, 2014; 6(10): 745-751
Published online Oct 27, 2014. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v6.i10.745
Table 8 Grading system for deep and organ/space surgical site infections
GradesDefinitionsManagement strategies
Grade AManageable without requiring any additional perioperative management within 2 wkAntibiotics, simple drainage
Grade BRequiring any management 2 wk and moreAdditional drainage, irrigation
Grade CAny management required under general anesthesia