Clinical Study

Magnifying Endoscopic Findings Can Predict Clinical Outcome during Long-Term Follow-Up of More Than 12 Months in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis

Figure 3

Comparison of the percentage of patients in remission on the basis of the ME classifications with vital staining or NBI using the Kaplan-Meier method. There are significant differences in the percentages of the remission of UC among the ME classifications (a), between ME-A plus ME-B group and the ME-C plus ME-D group (b), and between the MVP-regular and MVP-irregular type (c).