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Table 1 Descriptive statistics for demographic, clinical and epidemiological data according to medical resolution

From: Distribution, treatment outcome and genetic diversity of Leishmania species in military personnel from Colombia with cutaneous leishmaniasis

  Age Number of lesions Disease evolution (months)
Healed
n = 97
TF
n = 14
Healed
n = 98
TF
n = 14
Healed
n = 78
TF
n = 13
MWU 381 (p = 0.007) ** 635 (p = 0.579) 490 (p = 0.790)
Mean 24.59 21.79 1.67 1.86 2.73 3.00
Median 24.00 20.50 1.00 1.00 2.00 2.00
Variance 13.67 7.41 3.58 2.90 5.69 8.00
Minimum 19.00 19.00 1.00 1.00 0.04 1.00
Maximum 39.00 26.00 13.00 7.00 12.00 10.00
  Internal area of lesion at the end of treatment External area of lesion at the end of treatment
Healed
n = 98
TF
n = 12
Healed
n = 98
TF
n = 12
MWU 575.5 (p = 0.646) 506.0 (p = 0.260)
Mean 1.02 1.81 2.56 4.29
Median 0.23 0.25 1.00 2.88
Variance 2.34 9.87 14.66 31.89
Minimum 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Maximum 8.70 9.90 24.00 17.50
  1. MWU refers to the Mann Whitney U test. Patients not analyzed were classified as without data
  2. TF Therapeutic Failure