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Table 1 Comparison of the results from 806 sera investigated by means of complement fixation test, indirect and competitive ELISA

From: Prevalence-dependent use of serological tests for diagnosing glanders in horses

    CFT iELISA cELISA
Group Origin # ccPro Dubai7 -OD
<0.125
OD
0.125-0.185
+OD
>0.185
-OD
>0.8
OD
0.775-0.800
+OD
≤ 0.775
    + - + -       
I Bavaria 100 0 100 0 100 65 18 17 86 3 11
  Syria 164 0 164 0 164 124 18 22 159 2 3
  Lebanon 15 0 15 0 15 13 1 1 15 0 0
  Qatar 56 0 56 0 56 44 7 5 54 0 2
  Saudi Arabia 52 0 52 0 52 34 10 8 50 0 2
  Kuwait 52 0 52 0 52 40 8 4 51 1 0
  Kish 12 0 12 0 12 8 0 4 12 0 0
  Mauritius 32 0 32 0 32 18 8 6 32 0 0
  Bahrain 49 0 49 0 49 22 14 13 49 0 0
  Dubai 82 0 82 0 82 74 6 2 81 0 1
  Jordan 51 0 51 0 51 34 6 11 11 0 0
  Egypt 57 0 57 0 57 42 13 2 56 0 1
  Oman 10 0 10 0 10 7 3 0 10 0 0
II Syria 10 0* 9 3 7 7 0 3 7 0 3
III Al Ain, Dubai, (contact cases) 5 4 1 5 0 0 1 4 0 0 5
IV Miscellaneous 34 dubious reactions 17 3 14 32 0 2
V Malleinised horses 25 for details see Table 2
TOTAL 806           
  1. *1 dubious reaction