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Table 7 Severity of liver disease in studied population (n = 99)

From: Bacteremia as a risk factor for variceal upper gastrointestinal tract bleeding in cirrhotic patients: a hospital-based study

  Group (I) Group (II) Group (III) P
Patient with first attack of bleeding (n = 35) Patient with recurrent bleeding (n = 35) Control patients (n = 29)
No. % No. % No. %
CTP score, median (range) 9 (5-12) 10 (5-14) 8 (5-13) 0.002
CTP class
A 8 22.9% 2 5.7% 12 41.4% 0.003
B 13 37.1% 9 25.7% 9 31.0%
C 14 40% 24 68.6% 8 27.6%