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Table 1 Incidence, total, and average number of ACF (non-MDF and MDF) by colonic region

From: A Method for Serial Tissue Processing and Parallel Analysis of Aberrant Crypt Morphology, Mucin Depletion, and Beta-Catenin Staining in an Experimental Model of Colon Carcinogenesis

   Ascending Transverse Descending
Incidence (%) Non-MDF 85.7 100 100
  MDF 9.5 38.1 42.9
Total number Non-MDF 202 800 549
  MDF 2 19 22
Average number Non-MDF 9.6 ± 10.6 38.1 ± 14.7 26.1 ± 12.1
  MDF 0.1 ± 0.3 0.9 ± 2.0 1.1 ± 1.5
  1. Mean colon length (millimeters) = 150.5 ± 2.3, (mean ± SEM), n = 21 rats.
  2. Values are means ± SD