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Comparison of basic information in healthy donors and HCC patients

VariableHCC (n=37) Donors (n=30) P
Age (years) (median; range)55 (37–75)29 (20–54)<.0001*
Sex (male : female)29:815:150.030*
INR (mean±SD)1.03±0.061.04±0.080.759
Hemoglobin (g/dL) (mean±SD)13.82±1.9513.01±1.530.067
Hematocrit (%) (mean±SD)41.35±5.4739.3±4.130.093
Platelet (1000/μL) (mean±SD)190.14±84.33*259.47±62.82<0.001*
Hypertension (+) (%)09 (24.3%)-
Diabetes mellitus (+) (%)09 (24.3%)-
Ischemic heart disease (+) (%)00-

Significant differences (*) were compared to donor group as control. INR: international normalized ratio.