Table 2

Reasons for late presentation
Reasons for late presentation Number of patients Percentage
Financial problem 60 93.8
Treated at peripheral hospitals 46 71.9
Long distance to health facilities 40 62.5
Self medications at home 32 50.0
Treated by traditional healers 27 42.2
No reasons documented 19 29.7

Mabula et al.

Mabula et al. BMC Dermatology 2012 12:5   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-12-5

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