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Table 4 Hand grip and anthropometric measures

From: Value of ultrasound in grading the severity of sarcopenia in patients with hepatic cirrhosis

  Group P value
Child A,B Child C Control
Mean ± SD Mean ± SD Mean ± SD
Dry wt (kg) 61.69 ± 7.54 51.73 ± 5.22 84.52 ± 12.45 < 0.001
BMI 20.59 ± 1.69 18.27 ± 0.80 28.21 ± 4.89 < 0.001
MUAC 28.31 ± 3.16 21.28 ± 3.47 33.45 ± 2.52 < 0.001
Hand grip 22.78 ± 6.36 14.88 ± 5.13 29.15 ± 7.50 < 0.001