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Research Article

Clinical Impact of the KL-6 Concentration of Pancreatic Juice for Diagnosing Pancreatic Masses

Table 2

Diagnostic ability of PJC and/or KL-6 measurement of pancreatic juice for differentiating pancreatic malignancy from pancreatic inflammatory lesion and IPMN.

PDAC or IPMC () and IPMN or pancreatic inflammatory lesion ()
Sensitivity, %Specificity, %PPV, %NPV, %Accuracy, %

KL-6 measurement79.564.573.871.472.9


PJC and KL-6 measurement combined97.4a96.897.496.897.1b

Materials of which final diagnosis was obtained by operation or clinical follow-up.
compared with cytopathology alone.
compared with cytopathology alone.