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Table 2 Showing causes and risk factors of Buruli ulcer.

From: Perceived causes and risk factors of Buruli ulcer among patients at Agogo Presbyterian hospital in Ashanti Region of Ghana

Responses Frequency Percentages
Causes of Buruli ulcer
 Witchcraft 152 38
 Do not know 120 30
 Enemies 60 15
 Mycobacterium ulcerans 40 10
 Ancestors 28 7
 Total 400 100
Risk factors of Buruli ulcer
 Do not know 212 53
 Multiple sexual partners 68 17
 Not pouring libation 64 16
 Poor hygiene 32 8
 Swimming or wadding in ponds 20 5
 Drinking non potable water 4 1
 Total 400 100
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