Table 3

SLN status sensitivity, specificity, positive predictive value (PPV) and negative predictive value (NPV) in terms of recurrence and mortality
SLN + SLN - Number of patients
Recurrence 14 (TP) 20 (FN) 34
No recurrence 30 (FP) 133 (TN) 163
Death 9 (TP) 14 (FN) 23
Living 35 (FP) 139 (TN) 174
Number of patients 44 153 197

TP: true-positive; TN: true-negative; FP: false positive; FN: false-negative.

Biver-Dalle et al.

Biver-Dalle et al. BMC Dermatology 2012 12:21   doi:10.1186/1471-5945-12-21

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