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Table 3 Gender Distribution of Nodules and Microfilaria Prevalence in the Study Communities

From: Prevalence of onchocerciasis and associated clinical manifestations in selected hypoendemic communities in Ghana following long-term administration of ivermectin

Gender No. of cases examined Prevalence of Mf Carriers N; (%) Prevalence of nodule carriers (%)
Females 58 5 (8.6%) 5 (8.6%)
Males 56 3 (5.4%) 4 (7.1%)
Total 114 8 (7%) 9 (7.9%)