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Table 3 List of non-concordant from the 143 samples with their results in both routine diagnostics and the developed 5-Plex-PCR

From: A novel 5-Plex qPCR-HRM assay detecting human diarrheal parasites

SamplesLab routine diagnostica5-Plex-PCRPercentage (%)
20BlastocystisBlastocystis + Dientamoeba4.19% due to Dientamoeba
30Blastocystis + GiardiaBlastocystis+ Giardia+ Dientamoeba
33BlastocystisBlastocystis + Dientamoeba
61BlastocystisBlastocystis + Dientamoeba
72BlastocystisBlastocystis + Dientamoeba
120GiardiaGiardia + Dientamoeba
35Blastocystis + EntamoebaBlastocystis4.19% non-concordant
6NegativeCryptosporidium
48NegativeCryptosporidium
49NegativeCryptosporidium
80NegativeCryptosporidium
119GiardiaNegative
  1. aDientamoeba was not included in the laboratory routine diagnostics tests