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Table 5 Concordance of RDTs and slide positive samples compared to nPCR by region, 2015 EMIS

From: Assessment of subpatent Plasmodium infection in northwestern Ethiopia

RegionPercent concordant, % (n/N)
RDT versus PCRSlide versus PCR
Benishangul-Gumuz90.7% (39/43)86.7% (13/15)
Amhara64.3% (9/14)77.8% (9/7)
Tigray68.8% (11/16)71.4% (7/5)
Total80.8% (59/73)83.9% (26/31)