Volume 26, Number 10—October 2020
Multicenter Prevalence Study Comparing Molecular and Toxin Assays for Clostridioides difficile Surveillance, Switzerland
|Method of detection||No. samples submitted||No. samples tested||Undiagnosed, no. (% of all positive samples)||False-positive, no. (%)||False-negative, no. (%)|
|EIA for GDH and A and B toxins||242||165||2 (9.5)||9 (5.5)||1 (0.6)|
|PCR||242||165||3 (10)||3 (1.8)||3 (1.8)|
*EIA, enzyme immunoassay; GDH, glutamate dehydrogenase.
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