Burn Diagram

  • Print a copy of of this page for patients with burns covering large areas or multiple areas.

    Complete the table to calculate the total area of burn involved.

     Burns Chart

    Region%
    Head 
    Neck 
    Ant. Trunk 
    Post. Trunk 
    Right arm 
    Left arm 
    Buttocks 
    Genitalia 
    Right leg 
    Left leg 
    Total burn   
     

    Relative percentage of areas affected by growth

    Age (years)0151015Adult
    A - 1/2 of head9 1/28 1/26 1/25 1/24 1/23 1/2
    B - 1/2 of one thigh2 3/43 1/444 1/44 1/24 3/4
    C - 1/2 of one leg2 1/22 1/22 3/433 1/43