Table 1.

Sensitivity of the latex agglutination assay according to leptospiral serogroups

SerogroupNo. of positive patients/total no. of patients (%)
Australis36/41 (87.8)
Autumnalis12/13 (92.3)
Bataviae3/4 (75)
Ballum1/1 (100)
Celledoni5/5 (100)
Grippotyphosa21/24 (87.5)
Icterohaemorrhagiae37/38 (97.4)
Javanica2/3 (66.6)
Pomona9/11 (81.8)
Pyrogenes1/2 (50)
Sejroe19/22 (86.4)
Unknown21/23 (91.3)