Table 1: Demographic data of analyzed subjects.

FeaturePBC Control group

Age (median; range)55 (28–90)NA
Gender (M/F)20/123NA
Biopsy-confirmed cirrhosis (Y/N)38/64NA
AMA (pos/neg)118/25NA
ALT (median; range) IU/l ( —3–30)47 (10–987)NA
AP (median; range ), IU/l ( —40–120)286 ( 37–1344)NA
GGT (median; range), IU/l ( —3–30)177 ( 11–1932)NA
Bilirubin (median; range), mg/dl ( —0.2–1.0)0.9 (0.2–45.0)NA
Albumin (median; range), g/dl ( —3.8–4.4)4.0 (2.1–5.8)NA
INR (median; range) ( —0.8–1.2)1.0 (0.8–2.3)NA
Cholesterol (median; range ), mg/dl 217 (50–1096)NA
Triglycerides (median; range), mg/dl 105 (47–681)NA