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Table 2 Sensitivity and specificity for EUS and MDCT imaging to diagnose T and N staging

From: Endoscopic ultrasonography compared with multidetector computed tomography for the preoperative staging of gastric cancer: a meta-analysis

Stage Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%)
EUS MDCT P value EUS MDCT P value
T1 82 (64–92) 41 (13–77) 0.030 89 (52–98) 97 (80–100) 0.228
T2 72 (54–85) 48 (29–68) 0.056 84 (80–88) 86 (78–92) 0.629
T3 68 (52–80) 64 (37–84) 0.749 87 (77–93) 87 (70–95) 0.455
T4 52 (25–78) 61 (29–86) 0.613 97 (90–99) 97 (92–99) 0.731
N 91 (81–96) 77 (66–86) 0.001 49 (20–79) 63 (42–80) 0.079
  1. MDCT multidetector computed tomography, EUS Endoscopic ultrasonography