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World J Gastroenterol. Mar 7, 2016; 22(9): 2749-2759
Published online Mar 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i9.2749
Table 3 Studies comparing the effects of recipient and donor characteristics on tumor recurrence among patients with hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation
Ref.YearCharacteristicsEvaluated parameterRecurrence rateP value
Mathur et al[59]2014Overweight or obeseOverweight vs obese vs non-obese15% vs 15% vs 7%< 0.050
Ballarin et al[70]2011AgeElderly vs younger7.1% vs 4.8%> 0.050
Yang et al[73]2014GenderMale vs femaleNANA
Nagai et al[74]2014Ischemia timesCIT >10 h vs < 10 h and WIT > 50 min vs ≤ 50 minNA0.015
Sharma et al[85]2012AgeMedian donor age for patients with HCC recurrence vs without HCC recurrenceNA0.008
Miyagi et al[94]2012ABO-I graftStrong imunosuppressive therapy vs other imunosuppressive therapyNANA
Teng da et al[96]2012Steatosis donor liverGrafts with no steatosis vs mild steatosis vs moderate-to-severe steatosis15.8% vs 8.3% vs 33.3% at 1 yr; 28.7% vs 20.8% vs 50% at 3 yr> 0.050