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Table 3 Clinical presentations of 194 patients with PVT

From: High Incidence of Hepatitis B Infection-Associated Cirrhosis and Hepatocellular Carcinoma in the Southeast Asian Patients with Portal Vein Thrombosis

Sex (M:F) 126:68
Mean age ± SD (range) 50.2 ± 17.9 (0.2-82.9)
   - Male (n = 126) 52.4 ± 15.7 (1-80.8)
   - Female (n = 68) 46.2 ± 20.8 (0.2-82.9)
Age <20 (no. of cases, %) 13 (6.7)
Age 20-39 (no. of cases, %) 36 (18.6)
Age 40-60 (no. of cases, %) 81 (41.8)
Age >60 (no. of cases, %) 64 (33)
Clinical presentations No. of cases (%)
Asymptomatic 2 (1)
Abdominal distension/ascites 134 (69.1)
Abdominal pain 98 (50.5)
Jaundice 70 (36.1)
Fever 26 (13.4)
Splenomegaly 106 (54.6)
Hemorrhage 35 (18)*
Loss of appetite 56 (28.9)
Weight loss 63 (32.5)
Nausea 32 (16.5)
Vomiting 25 (12.9)
Diarrhea 14 (7.2)
  1. *hematemesis (10), melena (6), hematochezia (3), hematemesis and melena (11), hematemesis and hematochezia (3), melena and hematochezia (1), hematemesis, melena and hematochezia (1)