TABLE 3

Patients with Increased Leukocyte Count or CRP Level According to Scintigraphic Results

ScintigraphyElevated leukocyte countElevated CRP level
True-positive (n = 6)3  (50%)*6  (100%)
False-positive (n = 4)3  (75%)4  (100%)
True-negative (n = 19)5  (26%)10  (53%)
False-negative (n = 2)1  (50%)2  (100%)
  • * Not statistically significant.

  • P < 0.05 vs. true-negative (χ2 test).