Table 8.

Genus-specific serological tests for diagnosis of leptospirosis

MethodReference(s)
Complement fixation test463
Sensitized erythrocyte lysis105
Macroscopic slide agglutination234
Immunfluorescence33, 580
Patoc slide agglutination test76, 362, 381, 557
Indirect hemagglutination295, 431, 499, 546, 547
Counterimmunoelectrophoresis410, 567
ELISA11, 363, 565, 566
Microcapsule agglutination38, 39, 514
Dot-ELISA438, 617, 350a
IgM dipstick253, 533, 350a
Latex agglutination534