Table 1

Demographic data for the patients analysed in the current study

UntreatedInterferon treated
SVRNon-SVR
SVR, sustained virological response.
No of patients3958361556
Age (y)55.0 (10.7)47.7 (11.9)50.5 (6.4)
Sex (M/F)204/191583/253942/614
Fibrosis stage
    (F0-1/F2/F3/F4) (n)128/141/42/84278/331/173/54440/568/381/167
    (F0-1/F2/F3/F4) (%)32/36/11/2133/40/21/628/37/24/11