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Table 2 Localizations and number of embedded sand fleas among the ten pigs

From: High intensity of Tunga penetrans infection causing severe disease among pigs in Busoga, South Eastern Uganda

Topographic site Number of lesions
Median (range) Total (% of all lesions, n = 3834)
All legs 272 (141–744) 3672 (95.8%)
 Front legs 123 (4–366) 1515 (39.5%)
 Hind legs 157 (112–379) 2157 (56.3%)
All digits 142 (25–399) 3322 (86.6%)
 Principal digits 168.5 (92–399) 2150 (56.1%)
 Accessory digits 97 (25–250) 1172 (30.6%)
Metacarpal/metatarsal skin 8.5 (0–104) 350 (9.1%)
Sites other than legs (ectopic) 0 (0–94) 162 (4.2%)
 Scrotum 0 (0–94) 106 (2.8%)
 Snout 0 (0–19) 31 (0.8%)
 Tail 0 (0–25) 25 (0.65%)