Skip to main content

Table 1 Clinicopathological variables

From: Excessive intraoperative blood loss independently predicts recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation

Variable Value
Age (years) 55.7 ± 8.8
Male sex 435 (90.8)
Hepatitis B virus infection 446 (93.1)
Preoperative tumor therapy 176 (36.7)
Child–Pugh score 7.7 ± 2.3
MELD score 12.8 ± 5.8
Piggyback LT 14 (2.9)
Number of tumors > 3 135 (28.2)
Maximum tumor size (cm) 4.8 ± 4.1
AFP levels > 400 ng/mL 176 (36.7)
Poor differentiation 60 (12.5)
Macrovascular invasion 69 (14.4)
Microvascular invasion 134 (28.0)
Beyond Milan criteria 292 (61.0)
Operation time (h) 8.0 ± 1.6
Blood transfusion(yes vs no) 359 (74.9)
Blood transfusion (mL) 1436.8 ± 1833.8
IBL (mL) 2172.5 ± 1854.0
  1. Values are mean ± SD or n (%)