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Table 2 PRMC results in relation to final clinical diagnosis

From: Clinical value of measurement of pulmonary radioaerosol mucociliary clearance in the work up of primary ciliary dyskinesia

  Final clinical diagnosis
Results from PRMC test Verified PCD Uncertain but probably PCD Uncertain Uncertain but probably not PCD Not PCD Total
n = 27 (%) n = 3 (%) n = 32 (%) n = 28 (%) n = 149 (%) n = 239 (%)
PCD/SCD 23 (85.2) 2 (66.6) 7 (21.9) 3 (10.7) 22 (14.8) 57 (23.8)
Inconclusive 4 (14.8) 1 (33.3) 3 (9.4) 1 (3.6) 16 (10.7) 25 (10.5)
Normal or otherwise not consistent with PCD 0 (0) 0 (0) 22 (68.7) 24 (85.7) 111 (74.5) 157 (65.7)