Table 2

Patients who took antiviral treatment, stratified by aetiology and disease condition

AetiologyHepatitis
N (%*)
Cirrhosis
N (%*)
HCC
N (%*)
OLT
N (%*)
Total by aetiology
N (%*)
HCV42 (12.1)3 (2.6)1 (1.9)16 (2.8)62 (11.0)
HBV111 (50.2)21 (50.0)10 (83.3)37 (100)177 (56.7)
OTHER causes†3 (3.5)3 (5.1)3 (17.6)11 (25.6)20 (9.8)
Total by disease condition156 (23.9)27 (12.5)14 (17.1)64 (49.6)259 (24.0)
  • *Percentages are calculated using as denominator the number of patients belonging to each subgroup by aetiology within each subgroup by disease condition (see table 1).

  • †Other causes included alcoholic liver disease, cholestatic disease and autoimmune disease.

  • HBV, hepatitis B virus; HCC, hepatocellular carcinoma; OLT, orthotopic liver transplantation.