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Table 1 Characteristics of participating patients who underwent artificial liver support with on-line hemodiafiltration.

From: Treatment of hepatic encephalopathy by on-line hemodiafiltration: a case series study

Case Gender Age Etiology Onset-admission(days) Onset-encephalopathy (days) Highest AST (IU/L) Laboratory findings at the start of on-line HDF
        AST (IU/L) TBil (mg/dL) PT (INR) ammnoia (μg/dL)
1 F 41 HBV acute infection 6 6 9280 1852 7.8 4.22 85
2 M 54 HBV carrier 17 19 6200 4470 5.6 4.52 116
3 M 53 HBV acute infection 4 5 6430 29 23.3 4.02 102
4 M 72 Congestive liver 5 5 11800 94 20.9 1.5 41
5 M 56 Leukemia 14 14 6584 6584 10 1.84 79
6 M 26 HBV acute infection 10 10 275 275 9 3.26 318
7 F 21 Indeterminate 3 3 25400 3295 7.4 3.45 107
8 M 48 HBV acute infection 6 7 11000 1690 4.7 2.79 157
9 F 36 Acetaminophen 4 4 5450 5450 4.6 12< 306
10 M 68 HBV acute infection 6 6 1259 187 6.6 2.06 294
11 M 43 Alcohol 3 9 20548 10570 4.5 2.15 253
12 M 40 HBV acute infection 5 6 8056 1023 11.5 2.44 223
13 M 53 HBV acute infection 7 6 8790 2765 9.3 2.65 246
14 M 29 HBV acute infection 5 5 902 678 16.1 12< 223
15 F 48 Indeterminate 60 65 227 88 6.4 2.95 155
16 F 46 Alcohol 9 8 84 81 15.8 1.6 302
17 F 52 HBV carrier 13 13 126 126 19.6 2.59 131
  1. HBV, hepatitis B virus; HDF, hemodiafiltration; AST, asparatate aminotransferase; TBil, total bilirubin; PT, prothrombin time; Highest AST, Highest values that could be recorded during illness.