Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Criterion for assessment of colonic damage

From: Herb-partitioned moxibustion upregulated the expression of colonic epithelial tight junction-related proteins in Crohn’s disease model rats

  Macroscopic score  
Adhesions None 0
Minimal 1
Involving several bowel loops 2
Strictures None 0
mild 2
Severe, proximal dilatation 3
Ulcers None 0
Linear ulceration <1 cm 1
Two linear ulcers <1 cm 2
More sites of ulceration or one large ulcer >1 cm 3
Wall thickness Less than 1 mm 0
1–3 mm 1
More than 1 mm 2
Maximum score   10