Received: 15 June 2021
Accepted: 11 December 2021
First Online: 3 January 2022
: The research ethics committees of the National Liver Institute (IRB00003418), Menouffia University, approved the research proposal and the protocols to fulfill the national research guidelines. Patients provided informed written consent for tissue usage in the research.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare they have no competing interests.