Diagnostic characteristics for magnetic resonance direct thrombus imaging in suspected deep venous thrombosis (DVT)*

DiseaseSensitivity (95% CI)Specificity (CI)+LR–LR
*Diagnostic terms defined in glossary; sensitivity, specificity, and CIs for isolated calf and proximal DVT calculated from data in article; LRs for all results calculated from data in article.
†Based on 60 patients with isolated calf DVT or no DVT.
All DVT96% (89 to 99) 90% (79 to 96)9.240.04
Isolated calf DVT†92% (66 to 100) 90% (77 to 97)8.80.09
Proximal DVT98% (87 to 100)100% (94 to 100)0.02