Table 4

Diagnostic tests performed at Referral Labs [n (%)]
Disease Test Referral labs
Cholera and other entero-pathogens Culture 5 (71)
Sensitivity 6 (86)
Serotyping 4 (57)
Typhoid Serological tests (TyphiDot/Widal) Typhoid 5 (71)
Blood Culture 7 (100)
Antimicrobial sensitivity (including isolate confirmation with specific antisera) 4 (57)
Bacterial meningitis: Rapid latex agglutination test 1 (14)
CSF examination-wet mount 7 (100)
Gram stain and culture 7 (100)
Antimicrobial sensitivity 7 (100)
Hepatitis A/E IgM μ capture ELISA 1 (14)
Measles IgM μ capture ELISA 1(14)
Dengue IgM μ capture ELISA 4 (57)
Dengue Antigen detection 1 (14)
Diphtheria Smear examination 7 (100)
Culture 5 (71)
Leptospirosis ELISA 1(14)
Rapid test 2 (29)
Chikungunya National Institute of Virology Kits 1 (14)
Malaria Rapid DT 1 (14)

Phalkey et al.

Phalkey et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:575   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-575

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