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Table 3 Diagnostic score table of heatiness

From: Quantization and diagnosis of Shanghuo (Heatiness) in Chinese medicine using a diagnostic scoring scheme and salivary biochemical parameters

Indices Value Indices Value Indices Value
(1)Ulcer 23 (10)Eye itching 8 (19)Low-grade fever 15
(2)Dry mouth 14 (11)Secretion of the eyes 18 (20)Insomnia 8
(3)Bitterness in the mouth 15 (12)Tinnitus 11 (21)Tantrum 17
(4)Bad breath 17 (13)Pharyngoxerosis 13 (22)Yellow urine 9
(5)Gum swelling and aching or bleeding 17 (14)Sore throat 15 (23)Constipation 8
(6)Nasal obstruction 6 (15)Acne 6 (24)Red tongue 9
(7)Nasal dryness 15 (16)Dizziness 6 (25)Yellow coating 15
(8)Nose bleeding 10 (17)Scurf desquamation 6 (26)Frequent and weak pulse 11
(9)Dryness of the eyes 9 (18)Dryness-heat 17 (27)Frequent and strong pulse 13