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Table 3 Validity of portal flow velocity, portal vein diameter, spleen size, platelet count, Annexin V level, APRI score, and Fibrosis 4 score as PVT markers in cirrhotic with HCC patients

From: Diagnosis of portal vein thrombosis in cirrhotic patients with and without hepatocellular carcinoma

  Group of cirrhosis with HCC
Portal flow velocity Portal vein diameter Spleen size Annexin V level Platelet count APRI score Fibrosis 4 score
Cut-off ≤15 (cm/s) >12 (mm) >17 (cm) >4.61 (ng/ml) ≤89 (×103/cm2) >2.01 >5.79
Sens. 80% 80.00% 80.00% 80.00% 80.00% 60.00% 100%
Spec. 66.67% 86.67% 93.33% 80.00% 80.33% 80.00% 80%
+PV 44.4% 66.7% 66.7% 57.1% 60.0% 50.00% 62.5%
−PV 90.9% 92.9% 92.9% 92.3% 86.7% 85.7% 100%
AUC 0.783 0.880 0.860 0.867 0.800 0.773 0.880