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Table 2 The relationship between endoscopic and pathologic findings

From: Mast cell gastritis: Children complaining of chronic abdominal pain with histologically normal gastric mucosal biopsies except for increase in mast cells, proposing a new entity

   Gastric pathology Total
   Normal Mild gastritis Decrease in glands' number and fibrosis  
Gastric endoscopy Normal gastric mucosa 25
(29.1%)
11
(12.8%)
3
(3.5%)
39
(45.3%)
  Diffuse erythema 10
(11.6%)
7
(8.1%)
1
(1.2%)
18
(21%)
  Patchy erythema 15
(17.4%)
11
(12.8%)
0
(0%)
26
(30.2%)
  Localized fundal erythema 1
(1.2%)
0
(0%)
0
(0%)
1
(1.2%)
  Missing 1
(1.2%)
0
(0%)
0
(0%)
1
(1.2%)
  Edematous gastric mucosa 1
(1.2%)
0
(0%)
0
(0%)
1
(1.2%)
Total   53
(61.6%)
29
(33.7%)
4
(4.7%)
86
(100%)