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Table 1 Comparison of IgM ELISA and IgM IFA test (n = 1585)

From: Diagnostic evaluation of IgM ELISA and IgM Immunofluorescence assay for the diagnosis of Acute Scrub Typhus in central Nepal

DescriptionImmunofluorescence IgM Test
PositiveNegativeTotal
ELISA IgMPositive294 (18.54%)64 (4.03%)358 (22.58%)
Negative56 (3.53%)1171 (74.34%)1227(77.41%)
Total350 (22.08%)1235 (77.91%)1585 (100%)