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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: When to call it off: defining transplant candidacy limits in liver donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma

  Number
(N = 242)
Percent (%)
Gender
 Males 203 83.9
Age group
  ≤ 40 14 5.8
 40–50 80 33
 50–60 113 46.7
  > 60 35 14.5
Etiology
 HCV 183 75.6
 HBV 34 14
 HCV + HBV 10 4.1
 HBV + HDV 5 2
 Cryptogenic 7 2.9
 Others 3 1.2
Graft to recipient weight ratio
  < 0.8 40 16.5
  >  0.8 202 83.5
MELD score
  ≤ 10 27 11.2
 11–20 129 53.3
 21–30 77 31.8
  > 31 9 3.7
CTP class
 A 50 20.7
 B 100 41.3
 C 92 38
Extent
 Within Milan 134 55.4
 Within UCSF criteria 16 6.6
 Outside UCSF criteria 92 38
Tumor nodules
 1 118 48.7
 2 56 23.1
 3 18 7.4
 Multiple 50 20.7
AFP (ng/ml) (N = 232)
 Normal 74 31.9
  ≤ 600 136 58.6
  > 600 22 9.5
Preoperative treatment
 TACE 54 22.3
 RFA 11 4.5
Grade
 Well/moderate 163 67.3
 Poor 71 29.4
 Complete response 8 3.3
Micro vascular invasion
 Present 85 35.1