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Table 1 Scoring system for the CONUT

From: The pretreatment Controlling Nutritional Status (CONUT) score is an independent prognostic factor in patients with resectable thoracic esophageal squamous cell carcinoma: results from a retrospective study

Parameter Undernutrition degree
None Light Moderate Severe
Serum albumin (g/dL) ≥3.50 3.00–3.49 2.50–2.99 <2.50
Score 0 2 4 6
Total lymphocyte count (/mm3) ≥1600 1200–1599 800–1199 <800
Score 0 1 2 3
Total cholesterol (mg/dL) ≥180 140–179 100–139 <100
Score 0 1 2 3
CONUT score = Serum albumin score + Total lymphocyte count score + Total cholesterol score
  1. Ignacio de Ullibarri J et al. Nutr Hosp [16]