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Table 3 Summary diagnostic accuracy derived from random-effects models

From: A systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of physical examination for the detection of cirrhosis

FINDING STUDIES SENSITIVITY 95%Cl SPECIFICITY 95% Cl
Ascites 7 0.34 0.22–0.49. 0.95 0.89–0.98
Collateral circulation 3 0.42 0.26–0.61 0.94 0.71–0.99
Encephalopathy 3 0.15 0.06–0.33 0.98 0.97–0.99
Firm liver 3 0.68 0.55–0.79 0.75 0.62–0.85
Jaundice 3 0.36 0.25–0.48 0.85 0.80–0.89
Spider angiomata 8 0.50 0.39–0.61 0.88 0.75–0.95