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Table 1 The number of dogs surveyed for leishmaniasis in each collection site and frequency of positive or borderline results by ELISA and positivity by PCR

From: The quest for canine leishmaniasis in Romania: the presence of an autochthonous focus with subclinical infections in an area where disease occurred

Dog provenience Number of dogs sampled Serology PCR
   No. of positive (% of total no. tested) No. of borderline (% of total no. tested) No. of positive (blood) (% of total no. tested) No. of positive (swab) (% of total no. tested)
Shelter 1 30 0 (0) 3 (10) 0 (0) 1 (3.3)
Shelter 2 16 0 (0) 1 (6.2) 1 (6.2) 1 (6.2)
Practice 1 8 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Practice 2 26 3 (11.5) 0 (0) 0 (0) 5 (19.2)
Total 80 3 (3.7) 4 (5) 1 (1.2) 7 (8.7)