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Table 2 Sinus computed tomography scores for patients with GC-sensitive NP and GC-insensitive NP

From: Sinus computed tomography predicts clinical response to corticosteroids in chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

  Objective sensitivity Subjective sensitivity
GC-sensitive (n = 25) GC-insensitive (n = 22) P value GC-sensitive (n = 29) GC-insensitive (n = 18) P value
M score 2.9 (0.9) 3.0 (1.0) .54 2.8 (0.9) 3.2 (1.0) .23
AE score 3.7 (0.7) 3.5 (0.9) .22 3.7 (0.7) 3.4 (0.9) .24
PE score 3.4 (1.2) 2.6 (1.6) .06 3.4 (1.2) 2.3 (1.6) < .001
E score 7.1 (1.6) 6.0 (2.2) .08 7.1 (1.7) 5.7 (2.1) .01
S score 2.7 (1.3) 2.5 (1.7) .85 2.7 (1.4) 2.4 (1.7) .84
F score 3.1 (1.4) 2.9 (1.7) .8 3.1 (1.4) 2.9 (1.7) .93
OMC score 3.6 (1.0) 3.5 (1.0) .54 3.6 (1.0) 3.6 (0.96) .73
OC score 3.6 (1.0) 2.2 (1.4) < .001 3.6 (1.0) 1.9 (1.3) < .001
E/M ratio 2.5 (0.8) 2.3 (1.2) .18 2.5 (0.9) 2.2 (1.2) .12
PE/AE ratio 0.9 (0.4) 0.7 (0.4) .09 0.9 (0.3) 0.7 (0.4) .02
  1. GC, glucocorticoid; M score, maxillary sinus score; AE score, anterior ethmoid sinus score; PE, posterior ethmoid sinus score; E score, total ethmoid sinus score; S score, sphenoid sinus score; F score, frontal sinus score; OMC score, ostiomeatal complex score; OC score, olfactory cleft score; E/M ratio, ratio of the E and M scores; PE/AE ratio, ratio of the PE and AE scores