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Table 2 Syndromic approach versus laboratory-based approach for Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Treponema pallidum at selected health centers in Addis Ababa Ethiopia from April 2019–March 2020

From: Comparison of syndromic versus laboratory-confirmed diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Treponema pallidum, infections at the selected health centers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Variables Syndromic diagnose Laboratory confirmed tests P value
Microscopic test Culture test Biochemical
test
Serology test  
N. gonorrhoeae 325 163 (50.2%) 163 (50.2%) 163 (50.2%) 0 0.36
T. Pallidum 125 0 0 0 38 (30.4) 0.86