TABLE 3.

Predictive Indices of Different BC Cutoff Values for TSB >10 mg/dL in Hispanic Neonates*

BC Cutoff (mg/dL)SensitivitySpecificityPPVNPV+LR−LR
>51.00.100.801.01.10
>71.00.400.861.01.70
>80.980.510.880.902.00.04
>90.920.770.930.734.00.10
>100.830.880.960.596.90.19
>110.730.970.990.5024.30.28
  • PPV, positive predictive value; NPV, negative predictive value; LR, likelihood ratio.

  • * N = 335 comparisons in 268 infants (262 with TSB >10mg/dL [78%]).