TABLE 2.

AMTD and culture correlation for nonrespiratory specimens

Smear result (no. of specimens)No. of specimens with indicated results (AMTD/culture)Sensitivity/specificity (%)Predictive values (%)
Positive/positivePositive/negativeNegative/positiveNegative/negativePositiveNegative
Positive (21)9011190/100
Negative (117)71410563.6/99.1
Unknown (21)11019100/100
Totala (159)172513577.3/98.591.796.4
  • a Includes specimens with no smear result available and does not include inhibitory specimens.