Table 2.

Discriminant function (DF I,1) values for selected features from rectal mucosa of individuals with colorectal adenomas and from colorectal adenocarcinomas (Belfast series)

Chromatin featureRectal mucosaAdenocarcinomaStandardized coefficient
Nuclear area14.129.20.666
Average staining density38.327.7−0.647
Run length169.7311.00.262
No. lightly stained pixels162.6459.7−0.143