Table 1

 Description of the histopathology score values according to the histopathological diagnosis

Histopathological diagnosisGlobal diagnosisHistopathology score (range)
GC, Gastric cancer; IM, intestinal metaplasia or metaplastic multifocal atrophic gastritis; NAG, non-atrophic gastritis; MAG, non-metaplastic multifocal atrophic gastritis.
Normal1.01.0
NAG2.02.0
MAG3.03.25–4.00
IM4.04.30–5.00
Dysplasia5.05.25–5.75
GC6.06.0