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08 February 2024: Database Analysis

High Prevalence of Antibodies in Jaworzno, Poland: A Retrospective Study Revealing Endemic Lyme Borreliosis

Barbara Koleżyńska 12ABCDEF* , Krzysztof Solarz 3DE , Weronika Wieczorek 4E , Dorota Sagan 5F , Dariusz Boroń 67E , Rafał Staszkiewicz 89E , Dawid Sobański 10E , Tomasz Sirek 11F , Anna Janik 6F , Piotr Łojko 7F , Beniamin Oskar Grabarek 6CDEF

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.943203

Med Sci Monit 2024; 30:e943203

Table 2 Assessment of conformity between the results of immunoglobulin IgM and IgG determination using ELISA and Western blot testing.

Immonoglobulin classResultsELISAWestern blot
IgGPositive183 (25.99%)36 (13.64%)
Negative440 (62.50%)208 (78.78%)
Equivocal81 (11.50%)20 (7.58%)
IgMPositive180 (25.57%)53 (19.71%)
Negative435 (61.79%)208 (77.32%)
Equivocal89 (12.64%)8 (2.97%)
N – number of cases (% of total); ELISA – enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.

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