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Table 4 Tumour marker values according to disease aetiology recorded as mean ± standard deviation

From: Utility of serum des-gamma-carboxyprothrombin in the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma among Nigerians, a case–control study

Disease Aetiology Number of patients (%) DCP(mAU/ml) AFP(IU/L)
 HBV-related HCC 41(66.1 %) 1886.2 ± 410.6 149.0 ± 165.2
 Non-HBV-related HCC 21(33.9 %) 1128.3 ± 893.0 59.8 ± 78.4