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Table 2 Serological and corresponding PCR results

From: Molecular diagnosis of Toxoplasma gondii infection in Libya

Groups Serology Results PCR and semi-nested PCR Results
  No. of Samples IgG IgG&IgM IgM No. of Samples Serum Whole Blood
Women who have had spontaneous abortions 140 36 12 6 16 2/6 6/10
HIV 26 23 - - 15 3/6 6/9
Leukaemia and lymphoma patients 9 6 - - 6 - 4/6
Ocular infection 2 1 - - 1 - 1/1
Total 177 66 12 6 38 5/12 17/26