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Table 1 Reflux Finding Score developed by Belafsky et al. [4]

From: Factors associated with lingual tonsil hypertrophy in Canadian adults

Subglottic Edema 2 = present
0 = absent
Ventricular Obliteration 2 = partial
4 = complete
Erythema/Hyperemia 2 = arytenoids only
4 = diffuse
Vocal Fold Edema 1 = mild
2 = moderate
3 = severe
4 = polypoid
Diffuse Laryngeal Edema 1 = mild
2 = moderate
3 = severe
4 = obstructing
Posterior Commissure Hypertrophy 1 = mild
2 = moderate
3 = severe
4 = obstructing
Granuloma/Granulation 2 = present
0 = absent
Thick Endolaryngeal Mucous 2 = present
0 = absent