Table 1

Characteristics of the study population

VariableCECT cohortMRI cohort
Age (in years)62.26 (±11.88)62.81 (±10.19)
Male gender111 (64.16%)161 (66.26%)
CKD19 (10.98%)17 (7.00%)
Aetiology of cirrhosis
 Alcohol59 (34.10%)56 (23.05%)
 Hepatitis C and alcohol13 (7.51%)28 (11.52%)
 Hepatitis B2 (1.16%)6 (2.47%)
 Hepatitis C35 (20.23%)68 (27.98%)
 NASH43 (24.86%)57 (23.46%)
 Unknown21 (12.14%)28 (11.52%)
Inpatient imaging45 (26.01%)81 (33.33%)
MELD score13.92 (±6.62)13.57 (±6.70)
Mean serum creatininePreimaging: 0.92 mg/dL±0.42Preimaging: 0.88 mg/dL±0.25
Postimaging: 1.11 mg/dL±0.64Postimaging: 1.07 mg/dL±0.55
  • CECT, contrast-enhanced computed tomography; CKD, chronic kidney disease; MELD, Model for End-Stage Liver Disease; NASH, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis.