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Table 2 Kappa scores and agreement for four diagnostic tests in 69 asymptomatic participants

From: Detection of asymptomatic Leishmania infection in Bangladesh by antibody and antigen diagnostic tools shows an association with post–kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis (PKDL) patients

Test combination Agreement (%) Kappa score p value
DAT and Leishmania ELISA 30.4 − 0.476 6.8 × 10−5
DAT and qPCR 52.2 − 0.126 0.135
DAT and LAMP 40.6 − 0.330 0.003
Leishmania ELISA and qPCR 58.0 − 0.110 0.230
Leishmania ELISA and LAMP 49.3 − 0.225 0.049
LAMP and qPCR 71.0 − 0.055 0.614