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Temporal Artery Biopsy: Sensitivity and Specificity

Introduction: None written. Excerpt from the entry in Temporal Arteritis:
for one biopsy. Sensitivity increases with longer artery segment biopsied, or multiple sites.

specificity assumed to be 100%, as this is the gold standard.

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Temporal Arteritis

87.1% sensitive, 100% specific