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Table 3 Evaluation of immunoassay tests and FLOTAC technique compared to the immunofluorescence antibody test as a gold test in diagnosis of Giardia spp. infection in dogs

From: Comparative cost-effectiveness of immunoassays and FLOTAC for diagnosing Giardia spp. infection in dogs

Parameter (%)/technique ELISA FLOTAC
Sensitivity 98.75 100
Specificity 100 100
True prevalence 100 100
Estimated prevalence 98.00 100
Predictive value (+) 100 100
Predictive value (−) 0 0
Accuracy 98.75 100
Incorrect classification 1.25 0