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Table 2 Sensitivity and specificity of purified latex allergens in the diagnosis of latex allergy in health care workers (HCW)

From: Specific IgE response to purified and recombinant allergens in latex allergy

Latex Allergens Specificity Sensitivity Overall Correct Agreement
Hev b 6 100% 65.40% 75%
Hev b 2, 5, 6, & 13 100% 73.1% 80.6%
All allergens Hev b 1 to Hev b 13 100% 84.6% 88.9%