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Table 4 Concordance rate for detection of vegetations by hTTE and TEE (n = 36)

From: Diagnostic value of harmonic transthoracic echocardiography in native valve infective endocarditis: comparison with transesophageal echocardiography

Presence of vegetations Positive TEE Indeterminate TEE Negative TEE
Positive hTTE 16 0 0
Indeterminate hTTE 3 1 2
Negative hTTE 0 0 14
  1. hTTE, harmonic transthoracic echocardiography; TEE, transesophageal echocardiography.