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Table 1 S. pneumoniae detection by real-time polymerase chain reaction (qPCR) on nasopharyngeal and oropharyngeal specimens and urine antigen test (UAT) among case-patients with community-acquired pneumonia in Nakhon Phanom, Thailand, April 2014 – August 2015

From: Pneumococcal pneumonia prevalence among adults with severe acute respiratory illness in Thailand - comparison of Bayesian latent class modeling and conventional analysis

  UAT Total
Positive Negative  
qPCR Positive 26 85 111 (31%)
Negative 1 241 242
Total   27 (8%) 326 353*
  1. *Among 357 cases, four cases did not have UAT test done