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Table 3 Diagnostic accuracy of presepsin according to the cut off value

From: Presepsin as a diagnostic marker of sepsis in children and adolescents: a systemic review and meta-analysis

  Number of studies Sensitivity (95% CI) Specificity (95% CI) Positive LR (95% CI) Negative LR (95% CI) DOR (95% CI) AUC
Cutoff ≤650 pg/ml 2 0.84 [0.64, 0.94] 0.42 [0.18, 0.71] 1.45 [0.78, 3.24] 0.38 [0.08, 2.00] 3.81 [1.03, 14.04] 0.827
Cutoff > 650 pg/ml 2 0.99 [0.88, 1.00] 0.90 [0.78, 0.96] 9.9 [4.00, 25.00] 0.01 [0.001, 0.15] 580.75 [73.53, 4586.94] 0.983
  1. CI confidence interval, LR likelihood ratio, DOR diagnostic odds ratio, AUC area under the receiver operating characteristic curve