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Table 1 Comparison of the results obtained from the four diagnostic methods

From: The development of loop-mediated isothermal amplification targeting alpha-tubulin DNA for the rapid detection of Plasmodium vivax

Diagnostic test results No. of cases (%)
Microscopy RDT Nested PCR α-tubulin LAMP  
+ + + + 96 (54.2)
+ + + 23 (13.0)
+ + 5 (2.8)
+ + 4 (2.3)
+ + 8 (3.4)
+ 10 (5.6)
+ 1 (0.6)
30 (16.9)
Total   177