Table 4

Risk of progression in two groups with and without significant risk factors for progression

“Good risk group” Age ⩽35 y, no fibrosis“Poor risk group” Age >35 y, any fibrosis
“Poor risk”, age >35 years and fibrosis present on the index biopsy.
“Good risk”, age ⩽35 and no fibrosis.
No of patients5965
No progression48 (81%)39 (60%)
1 point progression11 (19%)12 (18%)
2 points progression0 (0%)14 (22%)