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Table 1 Prior mode and 95% confidence interval (CI) estimates for each screening test

From: Determination of the sensitivity and specificity of bovine tuberculosis screening tests in dairy herds in Thailand using a Bayesian approach

Parameter Test Mode 95% CI References
Prevalence   10 <  20.0 [21]
Sensitivity SIT (standard)a 71 >  53.2 [9, 20]
  SIT (severe)b 81 >  63.2 [9, 11, 27]
  IFN-γ c 81.9 >  64.1 [3, 7, 14, 18]
  ELISAd 60 >  34.4 [6, 18]
Specificity SIT (standard)a 98.6 >  89.2 [9, 20]
  SIT (severe)b 95.6 >  89.2 [9, 11, 27]
  IFN-γ c 87.9 >  70.0 [3, 7, 14, 18]
  ELISAe 86.5 >  75.0 [6, 18]
  1. a single intradermal tuberculin test using standard interpretation
  2. b single intradermal tuberculin test using severe interpretation
  3. c interferon gamma assay
  4. d a commercial antibody detection test (M. bovis Ab ELISA)
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