TABLE 1

Diagnostic microbiology of the cases with CAP and leptospirosis at Dr. Kariadi Hospital

ParameterCase 1Case 2Case 3Case 4
Time (days) from admission to symptom onset4474
PCR assay result
    Serum sample 1PositivePositivePositivePositive
    Serum sample 2DoubtfulNegativeNegativeNot available
    Urine samplePositiveNegativeNegativeNegative
    Sputum sampleNot availableNot availableNegativeNot available
    Throat swab samplePositivePositivePositivePositive
Serology result
    Specific IgM
        Serum sample 11/201/101/201/10
        Serum sample 21/1601/401/10Not available
    Specific Total Ig
        Serum sample 11/20<1/10<1/3201/10
        Serum sample 21/5,1201/1601/40Not available
MAT resultb
    Serum sample 1NegativeNegativeNegativeNegative
    Serum sample 21/3201/801/40Not available
Other respiratory pathogensNegativeRhinovirusNegativeNegative
  • a Serum sample 1 and urine and sputum samples were taken on the day of admission; serum sample 2 was taken 2 to 4 weeks after admission.

  • b For serovar Bataviae strain Swart.