Table 2

Sensitivity and specificity of anti-TTG and EMA for diagnosis of celiac disease in T1D
ANTI-TTG EMA
Sensitivity 91.6% 83.3%
Specificity 93.6% 98.9%
Positive predictive value 64.7% 90.9%
Negative predictive value 98.8% 96.8%

T1D= Type 1 diabetes ; Anti-TTG= anti-tissue transglutaminase IgA; EMA= ednomyseal antibodies.

Al-Hussaini et al.

Al-Hussaini et al. BMC Gastroenterology 2012 12:180   doi:10.1186/1471-230X-12-180

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