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Table 1 Detection of anti-leptospira antibodies in human sera, by MAT, Leptocheck-WB and IgM ELISA assays

From: Evaluation of two immunodiagnostic tests for early rapid diagnosis of leptospirosis in Sri Lanka: a preliminary study

Number of samples by test (%) MAT Leptocheck-WB IgM ELISA
27 (32.5) + + +
7 (8.4) + + -
2 (2.4) + - +
4 (4.8) + - -
4 (4.8) - + +
8 (9.6) - + -
6 (7.2) - - +
26 (31.3) - - -
Total 83 (100.0)    
Positivity by single test 48.1 % 55.4 % 46.9 %