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What is the definition of sensitivity?

The number of patients who are correctly diagnosed as positive for the target disease out of the total number of people that have the disease

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What is the definition of specificity?

The number of people that are correctly diagnosed as negative for the target disease out of the total number of people that don't have the disease

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How do you calculate specificity?

TN/(TN+FP)

4

How do you calculate sensitivity?

TP(TP+FN)