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Table 8 Diagnostic performance of DeHCA score plus mammography linear combination and of DeHCA score plus US linear combination

From: Optical imaging of the breast: evaluation of deoxyhemoglobin concentration alteration in 166 patients with suspicious breast lesions

  Area under the curve Sensitivity Specificity Positive predictive value Negative predictive value Accuracy
To discriminate breast disease versus negative cases
 DeHCA plus mammography 0.78 0.72 0.96 0.94 0.78 0.84
 DeHCA plus US 0.93 0.94 0.96 0.96 0.94 0.95
To detect malignant lesions
 DeHCA plus mammography 0.73 0.93 0.82 0.89 0.87 0.73
 DeHCA plus US 0.96 0.92 0.81 0.98 0.93 0.96