TABLE 2

Positivity rates for the panel of samples from patients with Lyme borreliosis and controls examined by compared tests for the detection of anti-Borrelia IgM

IgM testPositivity rate (%):
Controls (n = 70)Lyme borreliosis (n = 90)Controls, all categories (n = 70)Borreliosis, all categories (n = 90)
Blood donors (n = 60), positiveSyphilis (n = 10), positiveNeuroborreliosis (n = 53), positiveEM (n = 32), positiveLyme arthritis (n = 5), positiveBorderlinePositiveBorderlinePositive
WEE15.030.066.053.160.011.417.15.661.1
WSA3.310.062.343.860.01.44.32.255.6
WSB0.010.041.518.80.00.01.45.631.1
WSG3.310.058.537.520.05.74.36.748.9
RCL10.020.049.131.30.01.411.43.340.0
RET1.720.064.243.840.02.94.35.655.6
REV0.030.071.746.980.02.94.35.663.3
RBT1.730.054.750.020.018.65.722.251.1