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Table 2 Serological parameters for the Western blot using ptHMIN

From: Validation of western blot for Histoplasma capsulatum antibody detection assay

Parameter Values (%) CIa 95 %
Sensitivity 94.9 92.1–97.7
Specificity 94.1 91.1–97.1
Accuracy 94.5 91.6–97.4
PPVb 94.1 91.1–97.1
NPVc 94.9 92.1–97.7
Positive likelihood ratios 16.0 -
Negative likelihood ratios 0.1 -
  1. a(CI) confidence interval; b(PPV) positive predictive value; c(NPV), negative predictive value