Skip to main content

Table 7 Awareness and source of information about leprosy by the LF affected group and about LF by the leprosy affected group

From: Assessing the feasibility of integration of self-care for filarial lymphoedema into existing community leprosy self-help groups in Nepal

Awareness and information source LF(n = 52) Leprosy (n = 53)
Know about the other disease 40 48
Know someone with the other disease 37 43
- Someone they see 30 32
- Someone they know a little 2 2
- A friend 0 5
- A Colleague 2 1
- A Family member 3 3
Know that OWN disease can be managed 48 53
Know that OTHER disease can be managed 19 39