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Research Article

A Noninvasive Score to Predict Liver Fibrosis in HBeAg-Positive Hepatitis B Patients with Normal or Minimally Elevated Alanine Aminotransferase Levels

Table 3

Cutoff values of HBeAg and LSM for classifying liver fibrosis.

Exploratory factorSensitivity (%)Youden’s indexSpecificity (%)Youden’s indexLower cutoffUpper cut-off

HBeAg92.30.52790.20.4401247.38106.91
LSM92.30.33893.30.4974.958.50

LSM: liver stiffness measurement. Values in S/CO; values in kPa.

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