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Table 4 Roc analysis - related data of specified saturated, mono and polyunsaturated fatty acids

From: Plasma fatty acids as diagnostic markers in autistic patients from Saudi Arabia

Fatty acid Area under the curve Best Cutoff value Sensitivity % Specificity %
Propionic 0.963 1.279 92.3% 84.6%
Butyric 0.655 0.689 65.4% 50.0%
Caprylic 0.972 1.617 100.0% 92.3%
Decanoic 0.996 1.197 100.0% 92.3%
Lauric 1.000 1.214 100.0% 100.0%
Palmitic 0.631 1.874 69.2% 46.2%
Stearic 0.897 0.975 84.6% 84.6%
Arachidic 0.823 0.462 76.9% 92.3%
a-Linolenic 0.611 0.325 69.2% 50.0%
Eicosapentaenoic 0.617 0.283 54.5% 57.7%
Docosahexaenoic 0.876 0.427 77.3% 84.6%
Linoleic 0.791 0.162 76.9% 100.0%
Y-Linolenic 0.996 0.338 100.0% 96.2%
Arachidonic 1.000 0.271 100.0% 100.0%
Oleic 1.000 0.463 100.0% 100.0%
Elaidic 0.831 0.213 80.8% 76.9%