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Table 2 Frequency of various semi-quantitative protein measurements performed using two human urinary dipsticks (i.e KP and MN). Furthermore parameters regarding clinical performance of these dipsticks were also provided

From: The diagnostic performance of human urinary dipsticks to estimate urine pH, specific gravity (SpG), and protein in horses: are they reliable?

  Frequency of various semi-quantitative measurements (mg/dl) Clinical performance parameters (%)(95% CIa)
0 30 100 500 Sensitivity Specificity PPV NPV
KP 51 (63.7%) 15 (18.7%) 9 (11.2%) 5 (6.2%) 100 (88–100) 56 (45–60) 4 (2–5) 100 (89–100)
MN 70 (87.5%) 7 (8.5%) 2 (2.5%) 1 (1.2%) 100 (90–100) 86 (73–92) 10 (6–13) 100 (85–100)
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