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Table 2 Comparison of G6PD test results using different assay methods

From: Population screening for glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiencies in Isabel Province, Solomon Islands, using a modified enzyme assay on filter paper dried bloodspots

Number Gender WST8 RDT
(BinaxNow)
RBWH Clinical
Pathology laboratory
1 M Deficient Deficient 0.6
2 M Deficient Deficient 0.6
3 M Deficient Deficient 0.6
4 M Deficient Deficient 0.3
5 M Deficient Deficient 0.5
6 F Intermediate Deficient 7.9
7 F Normal Normal 13.8
8 F Normal Normal 12.9
9 F Normal Normal 13.6
10 M Normal Normal 13.4
11 F Normal Normal 13.6
12 F Normal Normal 14.3
13 M Normal Normal 12.9
14 F Normal Normal 12.2
15 F Normal Normal 13.4
16 F Normal Normal 12.7
17 M Normal Normal 15.6
18 M Normal Normal 15
19 M Normal Normal 10
20 F Normal Normal 13.2
Control 1 M Normal Normal 15.2
Control 2 F Normal Normal 12.8
  1. Pathology testing 9-20 U/gHb is classified as Normal.