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Table 6 Latent class analysis of assays for the detection of placental malaria

From: Diagnosis of placental malaria in poorly fixed and processed placental tissue

Test % Sensitivity (95% CI) % Specificity (95% CI)
Histopathology by P1 0 (−) 96.5 (93.3–99.6)
Histopathology by P2 54.4 (3.03–100) 96.8 (93.0–100)
IHC 67.7 (10.5–100) 94.9 (90.2–99.7)
PCR 56.1 (2.66–100) 98.4 (95.0–100)
  1. CI confidence interval