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Table 2 Characteristics and clinical features of biliary atresia patients of three groups

From: Relevant factors for early liver transplantation after Kasai portoenterostomy

Variables G1
N = 79
n (%)
G2
N = 91
n (%)
G3
N = 30
n (%)
P value
Sex
 Male 40 (50.6) 36 (39.6) 17 (56.7) 0.169
 Female 39 (49.4) 55 (60.4) 13 (43.3)  
Age of KP (days)
 Mean (95%Cl) 68 (63–72) 62 (58–67) 59 (53–64) 0.086
 Median (range) 67 (55–83) 58 (51–74) 60 (47–72)  
 ≤ 90-day 66 (83.5) 80 (87.9) 30 (100) 0.011
 > 90-day 13 (16.5) 11 (12.1) 0 (0)  
Jaundice-clearance 6 (7.6) 26 (28.6) 26 (86.7) <0.001
Cholangitis 37 (46.8) 64 (70.3) 11 (36.7) 0.001
 Early cholangitis 20 (25.3) 18 (19.8) 1 (3.3) 0.035
 Late cholangitis 17 (21.5) 46 (50.5) 10 (33.3) <0.001
 Repeated cholangitis 11 (13.9) 24 (26.4) 2 (6.7) 0.022