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Table 2 The sensitivity, specificity, positive and negative predictive values obtained for CHROMagar Candida

From: Performance of CHROMAGAR candida and BIGGY agar for identification of yeast species

Yeast species CHROMagar Candida
  Sensitivity CI Specificity CI PPV CI NPV CI
C. albicans n = 169 99.4 96.2, 100 100 95.4, 100 100 97.2, 100 99 93.9, 99.9
C. tropicalis n = 33 97.0 82.5, 99.8 100 98.0, 100 100 86.7, 100 99.6 97.3, 100
C. glabrata n = 24 90.9 69.4, 98.4 100 98.1, 100 100 80.0, 100 99.2 96.8, 99.9
C. krusei n = 12 100 69.9, 100 100 98.2, 100 100 69.9, 100 100 98.2, 100
  1. CI: Confidence interval