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Table 10 Sensitivity, specificity, and odds ratios of the selected cutoff point for impaired fasting glucose (IFG) values at the 85th percentile at 13–15 y old for identifying IFG at age 35 y

From: Impact of obesity on glucose and lipid profiles in adolescents at different age groups in relation to adulthood

BMI at age 35 y BMI percentile at 13–15 y Sensitivity Specificity Odds ratio
  .> 85th < 85th    
Males      
> 25 (n = 110) 84 26   76.4 %  
< 25 (n = 18) 4 14 77.8 %   
Total (n = 128) 88 40    11.3
Females      
> 25 (n = 98) 76 22   77.6 %  
< 25 (n = 14) 4 10 71.4 %   
Total (n = 112) 80 32    8.6