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Table 3 Pooled summary estimates of all studies

From: Serum CA-125 for the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Accuracy measure Pooled summary measure (95% CI) Q value for heterogeneity P value for heterogeneity I2 value for heterogeneity (95% CI)
Sensitivity 0.85 (0.75–0.91) 181.74  < 0.001 91.75 (88.80–94.70)
Specificity 0.87 (0.78–0.93) 232.65  < 0.001 93.55 (91.41–95.69)
LR+  6.65 (3.62–12.20) 168.28  < 0.001 87.83 (87.83–94.35)
LR- 0.18 (0.10–0.31) 210.47  < 0.001 92.87 (90.44–95.31)
DOR 37.82 (13.17–108.60) 1.40E+14  < 0.001 100.00 (100.00–100.00)
  1. CI confidence interval; LR+, positive likelihood ratio; LR− negative likelihood ratio; DOR diagnostic odds ratio