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Table 4 Sensitivity, specificity, positive and negative predictive value and Youden index for all diagnostic methods

From: Application of fungal fluorescent staining in oral candidiasis: diagnostic analysis of 228 specimens

Specimens Oral swabs Oral biopsy tissues
Sensitivity 82.7% 90.0%
Specificity 93.5% 92.9%
Positive predictive value 96.8% 96.0%
Negative predictive value 69.1% 82.9%
Youden index 76.7% 82.9%