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Table 6 Comparison of mean ALT and AST levels among the genotypes and viral load categories

From: Genetic diversity, viraemic and aminotransferases levels in chronic infected hepatitis B patients from Cameroon

Genotypes Enzymes (mean ± SD, IU/ml)
AST p value ALT p value
A 16.36 ± 5.69 0.019 15.08 ± 5.91 0.176
E 19.74 ± 8.37 17.49 ± 9.10
others 13.69 ± 2.27 13.18 ± 4.56
Viral load category (IU/ml)
<20,000 15.97 ± 5.98 <0.001 14.29 ± 5.61 <0.001
≥20,000 24.34 ± 6.96 23.82 ± 10.01
  1. p value that shows a statistically significant difference are in italics
  2. SD- standard deviation, AST-aspartate aminotransferase, ALT alanine aminotransferase
  3. aOthers (B, B/C, A/B, A/E, C/E, A/C)