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Table 1 Prevalence of CL among patients who visited the BMH Dermatology Department from 2012 to 2018

From: Cutaneous leishmaniasis in north-central Ethiopia: trend, clinical forms, geographic distribution, and determinants

YearExamined CL positive
Male, n (%)Female, n (%)TotalMale, n (%)Female, n (%)Total, n (%)
20122327 (53.6)2016 (46.4)434326 (1.1)15 (0.7)41 (0.9)
20133363 (51.8)3129 (48.2)649227 (0.8)14 (0.5)41 (0.6)
20143181 (54.6)2644 (45.4)582534 (1.1)13 (0.5)47 (0.8)
20154779 (53.8)4102 (46.2)888129 (0.6)23 (0.6)52 (0.6)
20164664 (49.9)4683 (50.1)934738 (0.8)30 (0.6)68 (0.7)
20177507 (48.4)8014 (51.6)15,521221 (2.9)149 (1.9)370 (2.4)
2018*3883 (50.1)3871 (49.9)7,754168 (4.3)101 (2.6)269 (3.5)
Total29,704 (51.1)28,459 (48.9)58,163543 (1.8)345 (1.2)888 (1.5)
  1. BMH Boru Meda Hospital, CL cutaneous leishmaniasis, n number, % per cent
  2. *2018 data was only up to May