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Clinical Study

Ultrasonographic Prevalence and Factors Predicting Left Ventricular Diastolic Dysfunction in Patients with Liver Cirrhosis: Is There a Correlation between the Grade of Diastolic Dysfunction and the Grade of Liver Disease?

Table 3

Prevalence of diastolic dysfunction (DD) among the different stages of liver disease.

CTP class A ( 𝑛 = 2 9 )CTP class B ( 𝑛 = 3 9 )CTP class C ( 𝑛 = 2 4 )

DD stage 111/29 (37.9%)15/39 (38.5%)10/24 (41.6%)*
DD stage 23/29 (10.3%)5/39 (12.8%)11/24 (45.8%)**

Total14/29 (48.3%)20/39 (51.3%)21/24 (87.5%)***

* 𝑃 = N S (0.8107) as compared to CTP class A and B; ** 𝑃 = 0 . 0 0 0 9 as compared to CTP class A and B; *** 𝑃 = 0 . 0 0 1 as compared to CTP class A and B.

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