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Table 2 Comparison of the sensitivity of CRP, ESR, D-Dimer in diagnosis of PJI among patients from three different groups

From: The serum level of D-Dimer is not suitable for distinguishing between prosthetic joint infection and aseptic loosening

 True positiveFalse negativeSensitivity
CRP (> 10 mg/L)21100.68
ESR (> 30 mm/h)2380.74
D-Dimer (> 0.85 μg/L)2290.71
  1. F = 0.313, P = 0.855. There are no statistically significant differences when compared sensitivity of CRP, ESR, D-Dimer in diagnosis of PJI among patients from three different groups