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Table 2 Performance of Schistosomiasis immuno-diagnostic kits in egg-positive participants stratified by infection intensity

From: Immune responses result in misdiagnosis of Schistosoma japonicum by immunodiagnosis kits in egg-positive patients living in a low schistosomiasis transmission area of China

Diagnostic kits EPG < =20 20 < EPG < =100 EPG > 100 Total
No. of detection No. of missed cases Missing rate (%) No. of detection No. of missed cases Missing rate (%) No. of detection No. of missed cases Missing rate (%) No. of detection No. of missed cases Missing rate (%)
M1 112 7 6.25 16 0 0.00 12 0 0.00 140 7 5.00
M2 109 13 11.93 16 0 0.00 12 0 0.00 137 13 9.49
M3 112 16 14.29 16 0 0.00 12 0 0.00 140 16 11.43
M4 101 17 16.83 12 0 0.00 10 1 10.00 123 18 14.63
M5 110 22 20.00 16 0 0.00 12 0 0.00 138 22 15.94