Table 3

Characteristics at diagnosis of patients with extrahepatic portal vein thrombosis (n=172) and results of univariate analysis

n 5 year survival (%) p Value3-160
Age (y)
 <404883<0.001
 40–607062
 >605439
Sex
 Male86580.52
 Female8663
Haemoglobin (mmol/l)
 <7.576580.51
 ⩾7.59663
Platelet count (×109/l)
 <17084560.26
 ⩾1708865
Alanine aminotransferase (U/l)
 <309375<0.001
 ⩾307943
Bilirubin (μmol/l)
 <2086660.18
 ⩾208655
Albumin (g/l)
 <357543<0.001
 ⩾359775
Oesophageal varices3-150
 Absent26490.02
 Present10470
Variceal bleeding
 Absent120670.43
 Present5258
Ascites
 Absent107680.01
 Present6548
Mesenteric vein thrombosis
 Absent153620.08
 Present1941
Cirrhosis
 Absent12468<0.001
 Present4835
Myeloproliferative disease
 Absent148560.12
 Present2488
Malignancy
 Absent13177<0.001
 Present418
Abdominal inflammation
 Absent143550.001
 Present2992
  • 3-150 130 patients tested.

  • 3-160 Log rank test.