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Table 5 Number of studies, patients and their distributions included in each analysis, for the immunocytochemistry technique

From: Expression of ck-19, galectin-3 and hbme-1 in the differentiation of thyroid lesions: systematic review and diagnostic meta-analysis

ICC ANALYSIS STUDIES PATIENTS TP FP FN TN
CK-19[31, 62, 63] 3 230 111 (48.3%) 19 (8.3%) 27 (11.7%) 73 (31.7%)
GAL-3[31, 6475] 14 1785 581 (33.9%) 103 (6.0%) 104 (6.0%) 927 (54.1%)
HBME-1[31, 62, 64, 66, 74, 76, 77] 7 3900 1501 (38.5%) 324 (8.3%) 436 (11.2%) 1639 (42.0%)
  1. LEGEND: TP (true-positive), FP (false-positive), FN (false-negative) and TN (true-negative).