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Table 5 DCP versus AFP in differentiation of patients with HCC from those with benign liver diseases

From: Utility of serum des-gamma-carboxyprothrombin in the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma among Nigerians, a case–control study

DCP(mAU/ml) Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%)
  > 40 100 26.7
  > 100 98.4 91.7
  > 140 96.8 98.3
  > 200 93.6 100
AFP(IU/ml)   
  > 10 74.2 85.0
  > 18 62.9 93.3
  > 20 58.1 93.3
  > 100 41.9 96.7
  > 00 29.0 98.3