TABLE 3

Comparison of the InBios Strongy Detect ELISA and Strongyloides stool culturea

InBios Strongy Detect ELISA resultStrongyloides stool culture (NIH panel) result (no.)
PositiveNegative
Positive80
Negative19
Equivocal11
  • a Compared to culture, the sensitivity of the InBios Strongy Detect ELISA was 80% (8/10) (95% CI, 47.9 to 95.4%), the specificity was 90% (9/10) (95% CI, 57.4 to 100%), and the agreement was 85% (17/20) (95% CI, 63.1 to 95.6%).