Table 2

Predictive parameters for PCa diagnosis associated to GSTP1 hypermethylation analysis in biopsy and in biopsy print

Sensitivity % (95% CI)

Specificity % (95% CI)

PPV % (95% CI)

NPV % (95% CI)


Biopsy

77.8

(45.3-93.7)

50.0 (18.7-81.2)

70.0 (39.7-89.2)

60.0 (23.1-88.2)

Biopsy print

55.6 (26.7-81.1)

50.0 (18.7-81.2)

62.5 (30.6-86.3)

42.9 (15.8-75.0)


(CI = confidence interval)

Angelucci et al. Diagnostic Pathology 2011 6:34   doi:10.1186/1746-1596-6-34

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