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Table 2 Comparison of Legionella spp. recovery obtained with different culture media

From: Comparison of BCYEα+AB agar and MWY agar for detection and enumeration of Legionella spp. in hospital water samples

  BCYEα + AB agar
Positive (n) Negative (n) Total (n)
MWY agar Positive (n) 108 16 124
Negative (n) 19 120 139
Total (n) 127 136 263
  1. Agreement = 86.7%; κ = 0.733