Volume 12, Number 6—June 2006
Coccidioidomycosis as a Common Cause of Community-acquired Pneumonia
|Seropositive persons (N = 16)||No.|
|Baseline serum sample|
|Positive by >1 method||11|
|EIA IgM only||1|
|EIA IgG only||2|
|Second serum sample|
|Positive by >1 method||8|
|Seronegative persons (N = 39)|
|Baseline serum sample||39|
|Second serum sample||12|
|Second serum sample not obtained||27|
*IDTP, immunodiffusion tube precipitin; EIA, enzyme immunoassay; IgM, immunoglobulin M.
†This person was subsequently positive by multiple assays on his second serum sample.
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