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Table 2 Sites and types of lesions

From: Prevalence and drivers of human scabies among children and adolescents living and studying in Cameroonian boarding schools

Characteristic   Number (%)
Type of lesions
Non-specific lesions Hyperkeratosic and crusty lesions 129 (38.2)
  Papules 255 (75.4)
  Pustules 26 (7.7)
  Scratch marks 224 (66.3)
Specific lesions Pearled vesicles 146 (43.2)
  Scabious nodules 112 (33.1)
Site of lesions Foot 54 (16.0)
  Axillary creases 83 (24.6)
  Interdigital spaces 207 (61.2)
  Wrists 184 (54.4)
  Elbows 132 (39.1)
  Buttocks 164 (48.5)
  Anterior face of thighs 109 (32.3)
  Glans 31 (9.2)
  Breasts 9 (2.7)
  Anterior armholes 116 (34.3)
  Posterior armholes 90 (26.6)
  Inguinal creases 85 (25.2)
  Diffused 44 (13.0)