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Table 4 Clinical Manifestations of Onchocerciasis in the Three Study Communities of the Nkoranza North District of Ghana

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

Study Community No. of cases examined No. of people with Nodules (N; %) Dermatitis (N;%) Visual impairment (N;%) Blindness (N;%)
Tanfiano 38 2 (5.3%) 6 (15.8%) 4 (10.5%) 0 (0.0%)
Senya 41 2 (4.9%) 12 (29.3%) 3 (7.3%) 2 (4.9%)
Kokompe 35 5 (14.3) 11 (31.4%) 2 (5.7%) 3 (8.5%)
Total 114 9 (7.89%) 29 (25.44%) 9(7.89%) 5(4.4%)