Table 3

Effect of antiviral therapy on recurrence by groups

Antiviral therapyHuaier (n=544)Control (n=234)χ2 P values
Recurrence n (%)Recurrence-free n (%)Recurrence n (%)Recurrence-free n (%)
Before surgery only67 (37.02)114 (62.98)31 (47.69)34 (52.31)2.27420.1315
After surgery only48 (37.21)81 (62.79)29 (49.15)30 (50.85)2.38800.1223
No antiviral therapy87 (37.18)147 (62.82)57 (51.82)53 (48.18)6.58840.0103