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Table 1 Histological tumor incidence and multiplicity in AOM/DSS-induced mice treated with CORT or vehicle in drinking water

From: Glucocorticoids promote the development of azoxymethane and dextran sulfate sodium-induced colorectal carcinoma in mice

Group Number % of microscopic lesions classified as
Adenoma with low grade dysplasia Adenoma with high grade dysplasia Intramucosal carcinoma &ACA
VT 8 62.5 25 12.5
CT 8 12.5 12.5 75
  1. ACA adenocarcinoma, CT corticosterone treatment, VT vehicle treatment