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Research Article

Histological and Clinical Characteristics of Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C and Persistently Normal Alanine Aminotransferase Levels

Table 2

Clinical data/distribution of patients.

PNALT
( )
Elevated ALT
( )
Total
( )
value

Gender M/F8/24126/85134/1090.001
Race (W/AA/H)14/13/579/87/44 93/100/49*0.717
Alcohol (Y/N)6/2677/13483/1600.049
Tobacco (Y/N) 6/2630/18136/2070.501
DM (Y/N)2/3046/16548/1950.04
Mean age at biopsy in years ( )50 (31)47 (211)242*0.153
Mean BMI ( ) 26 (27)25 (177)204*0.5
Mean RNA level in IU/mL ( )1883693 (30)4439614 (159)189*0.09
Duration of infection in years ( )26 (21)25 (152)173*0.768
Fibrosis (F0-1/F2-4) 10/2284/12794/1490.354
Fibrosis (F0-2/F3-4)24/8192/19216/270.007

Data not available for all patients.

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