TABLE 3

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

IgG testsPositivity rate (%) for:
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), positiveBorderlinePositiveBorderlinePositiveosit
WEE16.740.086.846.940.017.720.06.770.0
WSA18.330.077.450.040.02.920.03.365.6
WSB3.330.077.434.420.01.47.16.758.9
WSG1.720.079.018.820.05.74.33.354.4
RCL8.320.079.337.560.07.110.03.363.3
RET3.310.081.128.120.01.44.33.358.9
REV15.020.081.137.540.01.415.72.263.3
RBT1.710.067.943.840.010.02.918.957.8