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Table 1 Clinical features of the studied groups of patients.

From: Characterization of chronic HCV infection-induced apoptosis

Variables HCC CH
  n= 35 (%) n= 34 (%)
Liver Function Test (Mean ± SD)   
ALT 77.2 ± 76.2 74.33 ± 30.97
AST 70.577 ± 49.4 81.66 ± 35.35
Alk ph 181.1 ± 174.2 111.57 ± 61.58
Alb 3.758 ± 0.707 3.9 ± 0.538
T.Bil 1.1846 ± 0.523 1.34 ± 0.897
INR 1.179 ± 0.067 1.22 ± 0.161
Complete Blood Picture (Mean ± SD)   
Hb 12.3 ± 1.64 13.59 ± 2.24
TLC 6.186 ± 3.163 6.509 ± 2.05
Plt 177 ± 121 175.5 ± 67.267
Viral marker   
HBs-Ag 0 (0) 0 (0)
HCV-Ab 35 (100) 34 (100)
HBV-PCR 0 (0) 0 (0)
HCV-PCR 35 (100) 34 (100)
Tumor Marker (Mean ± SD)   
Serum AFP 1885 ± 5888 265 ± 110
  1. AFP, alpha fetoprotein; Alb, albumin; Alk, Alkaline Phosphates; ALT, alanine aminotransferase; CH, chronic hepatitis; Hb, hemoglobin; HBs-Ag, hepatitis B surface antigen; HCC, hepatocellular carcinoma; HCV, hepatitis C virus; INR, International normalized ratio; PCR, polymerase chain reaction; Plt, platelet count; TLC, total leukocytic count; T.Bil, total bilirubin.