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Table 5 Classifier characteristics for discrimination between benign and malignant tumors

From: Combined quantitation of HMGA2 mRNA, microRNAs, and mitochondrial-DNA content enables the identification and typing of thyroid tumors in fine-needle aspiration smears

Classifier characteristic Cross-validation
Group Sensitivity PPV Sensitivity PPV
Benign 0.9953 0.9860 0.9810 0.9810
Malignant 0.9893 0.9964 0.9857 0.9857