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Table 8 The Z test of EBV-DNA, EA-IgA, VCA-IgA, EBNA1-IgA and Rta-IgG in the diagnosis of NPC

From: The diagnostic value of EBV-DNA and EBV-related antibodies detection for nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a meta-analysis

Method Z P
EBV-DNA VS VCA-IgA 3.61  < 0.001
EBV-DNA VS EA-IgA 6.52  < 0.001
EBV-DNA VS EBNA1-IgA 2.98 0.003
EBV-DNA VS Rta-IgG 2.69 0.007
VCA-IgA VS EA-IgA − 1.05 0.293
VCA-IgA VS EBNA1-IgA − 0.09 0.932
VCA-IgA VS Rta-IgG − 1.46 0.146
EA-IgA VS EBNA1-IgA 0.81 0.421
EA-IgA VS Rta-IgG − 0.84 0.404
EBNA1-IgA VS Rta-IgG − 1.20 0.229