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Table 4 GMEPG of S. japonicum in humans by Kato-Katz and qPCR assay

From: Real-time PCR diagnosis of Schistosoma japonicum in low transmission areas of China

Village Kato-Katza qPCR
No. MHT positive GMEPG 95% CI No. positive GMEPG 95% CI
Zhongxing 0 . . 9 3.24 2.61, 4.03
Muxiahe 0 . . 4 2.16 0.99, 4.70
Xiguang 1 12.04 . 11 7.00 3.36, 14.59
Biaoen 0 . . 13 3.48 2.70, 4.49
Yuewu 3 3.81 2.15, 3.36 17 4.85 3.36, 7.00
Xiti . . . 8 2.20 1.50, 3.24
Yanchuan . . . 8 2.54 1.73, 3.72
Total 4 5.08 2.27, 14.35 70 3.73 3.13, 4.45
  1. aKato-Katz was only performed on MHT-positive samples
  2. The final row of each table is in bold to denote that these are total numbers