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Table 1 Prevalence of diabetic foot syndrome according to IWGDF Risk Classification System (n = 620)

From: Community based study to assess the prevalence of diabetic foot syndrome and associated risk factors among people with diabetes mellitus

Risk category Characteristics N %
Category 0 No peripheral neuropathy 299 48.2
Category 1 Peripheral neuropathy 194 31.4
Category 2 Peripheral neuropathy with peripheral artery disease and/or a foot deformity 74 11.9
Category 3 Peripheral neuropathy and a history of foot ulcer or lower-extremity amputation 53 8.5