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Table 1 Results of polymerase chain reaction and serologic tests in patients with uveitis

From: Clinical utility of aqueous humor polymerase chain reaction and serologic testing for suspected infectious uveitis: a single-center retrospective study in South Korea

 PathogenAnatomical classification of uveitis
Anterior uveitis
(N = 34)
Intermediate uveitis
(N = 10)
Posterior uveitis
(N = 22)
Panuveitis
(N = 292)
Total
(N = 358)
PCRHSV20013
VZV1001617
CMV7015967
EBV00022
T. gondii0001010
Diagnostic positivity10/34 (29%)0/10 (0%)1/22 (5%)88/292 (30%)99/358 (28%)
Serum IgMHSV1101113
VZV1001112
CMV00077
EBV00044
T. gondii00022
Diagnostic positivity2/34 (6%)1/10 (10%)0/22 (0%)35/292 (12%)38/358 (11%)
  1. Results are presented as N or N (%); PCR polymerase chain reaction, IgM immunoglobulin M, HSV herpes simplex virus, VZV varicella-zoster virus, CMV cytomegalovirus, EBV Epstein-Barr virus, T. gondii Toxoplasma gondii