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Table 3 Distribution of patients according to type of injuries

From: Animal-related injuries in a resource-limited setting: experiences from a Tertiary health institution in northwestern Tanzania

Type of injury Frequency Percentage
Open wounds 418 92.5
Fractures 222 49.1
Visceral abdominal injuries 46 10.2
Intracranial hemorrhages 34 7.5
Pneumohemothorax 12 2.7
Traumatic amputations 10 2.2
Other minor injuries 23 5.1