Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2012 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Esophageal Capsule Endoscopy for Screening Esophageal Varices among Japanese Patients with Liver Cirrhosis

Table 2

Patients’ background. ALLC, alcoholic liver cirrhosis; CLC, HCV-related liver cirrhosis; HCC, hepatocellular carcinoma; LC, liver cirrhosis NBNC, non-B, non-C liver cirrhosis; PBC, primary biliary cirrhosis.

Number29
Age (mean (range))66.0 (46–78)
Sex (male/female)20/9
Underlying disease
 CLC 5
 ALLC4
 NBNC2
 PBC1
 LC + HCC17
Child-Pugh class
 A/B/C14/14/1

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