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Table 3 Comparison of adverse events related to the procedure

From: Intra-arterial ethanol embolization augments response to TACE for treatment of HCC with portal venous tumor thrombus

Adverse event Treatment group
(n = 31)
Control group
(n = 57)
Fatigue 16 18
Gastrointestinal hemorrhage 2 1
Fever 14 19
Abdominal pain 31 56
Vomiting 8 15
Chest pain 2 0
Per procedure vomiting 3 1
Back pain 12 7
Loss of appetite 2 8
Total 90 125