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Table 3 Positive frequency of serial samples by qRT-PCR with PBL, nested PCR with PBL, and nested PCR with plasma

From: Monitoring human cytomegalovirus infection with nested PCR: comparison of positive rates in plasma and leukocytes and with quantitative PCR

  Positive/Total
  qRT-PCR with PBL Nested PCR with PBL Nested PCR with plasma
A (bone marrow transplant recipient) 3/8 5/8 3/8
B (acute myeloblastic leukemia) 0/6 3/6 0/6
C (chronic myeloblastic leukemia) 0/3 2/3 0/3
D (chronic myeloblastic leukemia) 2/8 2/8 2/8
E (systemic lupus erythematosus) 1/3 2/3 1/3
F (chickenpox) 3/3 3/3 3/3
G (acute non-lymphocytic leukemia) 0/6 2/6 0/6
H (interstitial pneumonia) 1/2 2/2 1/2
I (acute non-lymphocytic leukemia) 0/4 0/4 0/4
J (fever of undetermined origin) 0/3 0/3 0/3
K (fever of undetermined origin) 1/2 2/2 1/2
L (chronic renal failure) 1/2 2/2 2/2
M (acute myelomonocytic leukemia) 0/2 1/2 0/2
N (acute non-lymphocytic leukemia) 0/2 0/2 0/2