About the Authors

Sahar Mubarak Bakhiet

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Validation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan, Department of Molecular Biology, Institute of Endemic Diseases, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Ahmed Hassan Fahal

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

ahfahal@hotmail.com, ahfahal@uofk.edu

Affiliation The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Ahmed Mudawi Musa

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Methodology, Resources, Validation, Visualization, Writing – review & editing

Affiliations The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan, Department of Molecular Biology, Institute of Endemic Diseases, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

El Samani Wadaa Mohamed

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – original draft

Affiliation The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Rowa Fathelrahman Omer

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Methodology, Validation, Writing – original draft

Affiliation The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Eiman Siddig Ahmed

Roles Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft

Affiliation The Mycetoma Research Centre, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Mustafa El Nour

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Department of Medical Imaging, Soba University Hospital, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

El Rayah Mohamed Mustafa

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Department of Medical Imaging, Soba University Hospital, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Manar El Sheikh A. Rahman

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Methodology, Project administration

Affiliation Department of Biostatistics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Suliman Hussein Suliman

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Investigation, Methodology

Affiliation Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Mohamed A. Gadir El Mamoun

Roles Data curation, Funding acquisition, Project administration, Writing – original draft

Affiliation The Minister of Health, Ministry of Health, Sennar State, Sennar, Sudan

Hajo Mohamed El Amin

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Methodology, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Sennar University, Sennar, Sudan

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.