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Table 2 Baseline characteristics

From: Assessment of the relationship between hepatocellular carcinoma location and its response to transarterial chemoembolization

Age (years) Mean ± standard deviation 61.7 ± 7.5
  Median (minimum–maximum) 62 (48–80)
Gender Male 119 (79.9%)
  Female 30 (20.1%)
Etiology Hepatitis C 144 (96.6%)
  Hepatitis B 5 (3.4%)
Child–Pugh score A 134 (89.9%)
  B 15 (10.1%)
Size of lesions (mm) Mean ± standard deviation 33 ± 18.6
  Median (Minimum–Maximum) 29 (10–95)
Location of the nodules Anterior segment 53 (35.65)
  Posterior segment 52 (34.9%)
  Medial segment 19 (12.7%)
  Lateral segment 21 (14.1%)
  Caudate 4 (2.7%)