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Table 1 Clinicopathological features of 15 early and 25 late HBV-related HCC

From: Heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein K (hnRNP K) is a tissue biomarker for detection of early Hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with cirrhosis

Feature Early HCC (n = 15) Late HCC (n = 25)
Sex
Male 13 (87 %) 21 (84 %)
Female 2 (13 %) 4 (16 %)
AgeA 53.67 ± 10.80 53.40 ± 12.59
AFP(ng/mL)A 629.07 ± 561.23 56682.04 ± 6704.74
Tumor size(cm)A,B 2.33 ± 0.48 10.84 ± 3.04
Venous invasion
Absent 15 (100 %) 18 (72 %)
Present 0 (0) 7 (28 %)
Microsatlite lesion
Absent 15 (100 %) 16 (64 %)
Present 0 (0) 9 (36 %)
Liver function
Grade A 15 (100 %) 14 (56 %)
Grade B 0 (0) 11 (44 %)
Grade C 0 (0) 0 (0)
Tumor stage (AJCC)
Stage I 15 (100 %) 0 (0)
Stage II 0 (0) 12 (48 %)
Stage IIIA&B 0 (0) 13 (52 %)
  1. A Mean ± SD.
  2. B Measured by the length of the largest tumor nodule.
  3. cChild-pugh classification.
  4. AFP, Alpha Fetoprotein; AJCC, AJCC, The American Joint Committee on Cancer.