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Table 3 Accuracy of CSF CXCL13 test to diagnose definite LNB in children using a 55 pg/ml cut-off

From: Cerebrospinal fluid CXCL13 as a diagnostic marker of neuroborreliosis in children: a retrospective case-control study

Sensitivity % 96.7 (90.7–99.3)
Specificity % 98.1 (89.9–100.0)
Positive LR 29.8 (9.8–90.6)
Negative LR 0.02 (0.0–0.14)
Diagnostic odds ratio 1525.3 (154.6–15047.4)
  1. Definite LNB cases (n = 53) were compared to control non-LNB cases (n = 96)
  2. LR likelihood ratio. 95% confidence interval is indicated in parentheses