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Table 2 Medsger severity scales (N)

From: Study of MRI brain findings and carotid US features in systemic sclerosis patients, relationship with disease parameters

Organ system Normal 0 Mild 1 Moderate 2 Severe 3 End stage 4
General 0 23 12 12 25
Peripheral vascular 15 14 24 20 3
skin 0 20 17 8 27
Joints/tendons 3 32 9 16 12
Muscles 12 30 18 12 0
GIT 17 13 30 20 2
Lungs 3 40 12 17 0
Heart 23 19 22 8 0
Kidney 53 3 6 8 2