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Table 4 Diagnostic accuracy of ascitic fluid lactoferrin at the different cut-off levels for detection of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in patients with cirrhosis (n = 102)

From: Usefulness of ascitic fluid lactoferrin levels in patients with liver cirrhosis

Ascites lactoferrin cut-off level (ng/mL) Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%)
43.0 100 72.1
51.4 95.8 74.4
63.0 91.7 78.1
76.3 83.3 82.1
95.9 75.0 87.2
  1. Data are presented as number (%)