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Sunken : Ulcer

A circumscribed loss of the epidermis and at least the upper dermis. Ulcers are further classified by depth, border/shape, edge, and tissue at base.

Ulcer of disseminated herpes infection in an immunocompromised patient

Ulcer of disseminated herpes infection in an immunocompromised patient

Diabetic ulcer on the plantar foot

Diabetic ulcer on the plantar foot

Deep stage IV pressure ulcer in the sacral region

Deep stage IV pressure ulcer in the sacral region

Large ulcer in pyoderma gangrenosum

Large ulcer in pyoderma gangrenosum