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Table 1 Results of ultrasound imaging and RDT of 1502 people from the Ganzi Prefecture

From: Field evaluation of an immunochromatographic test for diagnosis of cystic and alveolar echinococcosis

Cyst or lesion type No. of confirmative ultrasound images No. of confirmative RDT results
CE positive (%) AE positive (%) CE/AE negative (%)
CE 275 259 (94.2) 0 (0) 16 (6.8)
 CE1 86 85 (98.8) 0 (0) 1 (1.1)
 CE2 116 114 (98.3) 0 (0) 2 (1.7)
 CE3a 45 43 (95.6) 0 (0) 2 (4.4)
 CE3b 16 11 (68.8) 0 (0) 5 (31.2)
 CE4 7 4 (57.1) 0 (0) 3 (42.9)
 CE5 5 2 (40.0) 0 (0) 3 (60.0)
AE 165 0 (0) 161 (97.6) 4 (2.4)
 AE1 7 0 (0) 6 (85.7) 1 (14.3)
 AE2 70 0 (0) 68 (97.1) 2 (2.9)
 AE3 49 0 (0) 48 (98.0) 1 (2.0)
 AEfa 39 0 (0) 39 (100) 0 (0)
Negative 1062 31 (2.9) 45 (4.2) 986 (92.8)
  1. aIncludes AE2f and AE3f cases