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Table 7 Ratios of positive likelihood (Positive LR) and of negative likelihood (Negative LR) of each immunocytochemistry marker

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

ICC ANALYSIS Positive LR (95% CI) Q P Negative LR (95% CI) Q P
CK-19[31, 62, 63] (0.80-33.17) 28.16 <0.00001 0.26 (0.18-0.36) 1.48 0.4765
GAL-3[31, 6475] 7.73 (5.54-10.79) 40.40 0.0001 0.15 (0.09-0.22) 65.52 <0.00001
HBME-1[31, 62, 64, 66, 74, 76, 77] 6.71 (2.92-15.44) 52.38 <0.00001 0.20 (0.14-0.30) 15.62 0.0159