Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2009 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Impact of Hepatitis B Exposure on Sustained Virological Response Rates of Highly Viremic Chronic Hepatitis C Patients

Table 4

Comparison of clinical and histological baseline data among anti-HBc positive and anti-HBc negative chronic hepatitis C patients; anti-HBc: antibody against Hepatitis B core antigen.

Anti-HBcAnti-HBcP-value
positive negative

Age (years, median)44.537<.001 (*)
BMI25.324.7.873
Grade (0–18, median)55.428
Stage (0–6, median)32.005 (*)
Cirrhosis (n/%)20 (76.9%)6 (23.1%)<.0005 (*)

(*), .

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