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Table 3 Distribution of active lesions and scars of CL cases on body parts from Saesie Tsaeda-emba District (Nov.2011-Apr.2012)

From: Epidemiological study of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Saesie Tsaeda-emba district, eastern Tigray, northern Ethiopia

Location Active lesions (%) Scars (%) Total* (%)
Cheek 62 (37.1) 70 (42.7) 132 (39.9)
Nose 45 (26.9) 39 (23.8) 84 (25.4)
Hand 22 (13.2) 18 (11.0) 40 (12.1)
Forehead 14 (8.4) 14 (8.5) 28 (8.5)
Ear 6 (3.6) 5 (3.0) 11 (3.3)
Lip 6 (3.6) 6 (3.7) 12 (3.6)
Chin 4 (2.4) 2 (1.2) 6 (1.8)
Neck 2 (1.2) 2 (1.2) 4 (1.2)
Leg 6 (3.6) 7 (4.3) 13 (4.0)
Others 0 (0.0) 1 (0.6) 1 (0.3)
Total 167 (100) 164 (100) 331 (100)
  1. *Multiple lesions on a single individual on different location of body parts were counted with their respective locations.