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TDMS Study 91005-08 Pathology Tables

NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34

                                                   FINAL #1; REVISION #1 MICE




       Facility:  Southern Research Institute

       Chemical CAS #:  7220-79-3

       Lock Date:  09/05/03

       Cage Range:  All

       Reasons For Removal:    All

       Removal Date Range:     All

       Treatment Groups:       Include All




































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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 1| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 8| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2|             
                                           | 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 8| 1| 7| 7| 7| 0| 6| 6| 5| 4| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 2| 2| 2| 2| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
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 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|             
      Cyst                                 |                      X                          X                        |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|             
      Edema                                |                                           3                              |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis, Focal                   |                                  2                                       |             
      Clear Cell Focus                     |             X                                                            |             
      Congestion                           |                                        3                                 |             
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                                                                          |             
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                                                          |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                                                          |             
      Hemorrhage                           |       3                                                                  |             
      Hepatodiaphragmatic Nodule           |       2                                                                  |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |    1     2                    2              2              1  1  1      |             
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |       X                                                                  |             
      Bile Duct, Cyst                      |                                                                          |             
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                                         2|             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|       3                                   3              2        2      |             
      Kupffer Cell, Pigmentation           |                               1                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mesentery                               | +                       +     +           +  +     +        +  +  +      |             
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                               3                                          |             
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 | 3                       1     2           3  1     3        2  3  3      |             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 1| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 8| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2|             
                                           | 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 8| 1| 7| 7| 7| 0| 6| 6| 5| 4| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 2| 2| 2| 2| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
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 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                            4                                             |             
      Duct, Cyst                           |                            X                                             |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Diverticulum                         |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation, Focal                  |                                                                          |             
      Ulcer                                |                                                                          |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
      Epithelium, Cytoplasmic Alteration,  |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                                                                   2      |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                           2                              |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   |                                                       +                  |             
      Dysplasia                            |                                                       2                  |             
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 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cardiomyopathy                       |                                                                          |             
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                          |             
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 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |                                  1           3                           |             
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        |                                                                          |             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                                                                          |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 1| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 8| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2|             
                                           | 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 8| 1| 7| 7| 7| 0| 6| 6| 5| 4| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 2| 2| 2| 2| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
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 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                1         |             
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |             
          Alteration, Focal                |                                                    1                     |             
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                         1                                                |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                    X                     |             
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                               2                                          |             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal| 2           2           1        3                    2              2   |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |                                     1           2                        |             
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 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tissue NOS                              |                               +                                          |             
      Pelvic, Fibrosis                     |                               3                                          |             
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 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Ovary                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M|             
      Angiectasis                          |    3                                4                                    |             
      Cyst                                 |    X              X                          X  X     X           X      |             
      Thrombosis                           | 4                 4                 4                                    |             
      Bilateral, Cyst                      |                               X                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                   3      |             
      Inflammation, Suppurative            |                                                                          |             
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  3  3  3  3  3  2  3  3  3     3  1     3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Vagina                                  |                                                 +                        |             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 1| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 8| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2|             
                                           | 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 8| 1| 7| 7| 7| 0| 6| 6| 5| 4| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 2| 2| 2| 2| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
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 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                                           2  4                    3      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node                              |                                                                      +  +|             
      Iliac, Angiectasis                   |                                                                          |             
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                                          |             
      Mediastinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid   |                                                                      3   |             
      Renal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                                         2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |          3                                                               |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                         2  2                 2     2        2     2      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |             3                                                            |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                       2     2            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |    2  2           2     2     3     3     3  3        3  3  3     3     3|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |    3  2     2           2                    3     2              3  2   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                              4     3           2     3   |             
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 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperostosis                         |                   1                             2     1        2         |             
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                                                                          |             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 1| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 8| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2|             
                                           | 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 8| 1| 7| 7| 7| 0| 6| 6| 5| 4| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 2| 2| 2| 2| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
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 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Compression, Focal                   |                                                                          |             
      Artery, Meninges, Inflammation,      |                                                                          |             
          Chronic                          |                               2                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                               +                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spinal Cord                             |                               +                                          |             
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 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Congestion                           |                                        3                                 |             
      Foreign Body                         |                                  3                                       |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                        3                                 |             
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                                          |             
      Infiltration Cellular,               |                                                                          |             
          Polymorphonuclear                |                                                                          |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation                         |                                  2                                       |             
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                                                                         1|             
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |       1                                   2                              |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|             
      Anterior Chamber, Inflammation       |                                                                          |             
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 1| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 8| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2|             
                                           | 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 8| 1| 7| 7| 7| 0| 6| 6| 5| 4| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 2| 2| 2| 2| 1|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |             
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                         3                                         1      |             
      Nephropathy                          |          1                    2                 1                    1   |             
      Renal Tubule, Accumulation, Hyaline  |                                                                          |             
          Droplet                          |                                           3                              |             
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                                    X                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                               2                                          |             
      Transitional Epithelium, Hyperplasia |                               2                                          |             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 5| 0| 3| 6| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 3| 7| 2| 3| 3| 6| 2|            |
                                           | 1| 7| 8| 7| 7| 8| 7| 7| 1| 5| 4| 6| 8| 6| 6| 7| 3| 7| 7| 3| 7| 6| 6| 6| 9|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  M  A|  42        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      2     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +|  43        |
      Edema                                |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +|  43        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +|  43        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +|  43        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Angiectasis, Focal                   |                                                    2                     |      2  2.0|
      Clear Cell Focus                     |                                              X  X                        |      3     |
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |          X                                                               |      1     |
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                                                      1   |      1  1.0|
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |          1                    1  1                                   2   |      4  1.3|
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hepatodiaphragmatic Nodule           |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                         2                 1        2        1            |     11  1.5|
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |          X                                                               |      2     |
      Bile Duct, Cyst                      |                            X                                             |      1     |
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                           1  2                           |      3  1.7|
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|          3     3  2        3  2              2  3                       4|     12  2.7|
      Kupffer Cell, Pigmentation           |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 5| 0| 3| 6| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 3| 7| 2| 3| 3| 6| 2|            |
                                           | 1| 7| 8| 7| 7| 8| 7| 7| 1| 5| 4| 6| 8| 6| 6| 7| 3| 7| 7| 3| 7| 6| 6| 6| 9|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mesentery                               | +     +           +  +  +  +           +        +                       +|  18        |
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                   3  3  3  3           1        1                       3|     16  2.4|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|  46        |
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                                                          |      1  4.0|
      Duct, Cyst                           |                X                                                         |      2     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Diverticulum                         |       1                                                                  |      1  1.0|
      Inflammation, Focal                  |                                                 1                        |      1  1.0|
      Ulcer                                | 2              2                                                         |      2  2.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              | 3                                            1                           |      2  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|  45        |
      Cyst                                 |                                        X                                 |      1     |
      Epithelium, Cytoplasmic Alteration,  |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   |                                                                +         |   2        |
      Dysplasia                            |                                                                1         |      2  1.5|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Cardiomyopathy                       |                                           1                              |      1  1.0|
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                      3   |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 5| 0| 3| 6| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 3| 7| 2| 3| 3| 6| 2|            |
                                           | 1| 7| 8| 7| 7| 8| 7| 7| 1| 5| 4| 6| 8| 6| 6| 7| 3| 7| 7| 3| 7| 6| 6| 6| 9|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |                                                                          |      2  2.0|
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        |                                                                   1      |      1  1.0|
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |          1                                                               |      1  1.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                         2                                                |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|  46        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Cyst                                 |                X                                                         |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  46        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                        1                                 |      2  1.0|
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |            |
          Alteration, Focal                |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|  46        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|             1  1        2        2        2     2  1  1        2  2  2   |     17  1.8|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  | 1                                            1                 3         |      5  1.6|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tissue NOS                              | +     +                                                                  |   3        |
      Pelvic, Fibrosis                     |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 5| 0| 3| 6| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 3| 7| 2| 3| 3| 6| 2|            |
                                           | 1| 7| 8| 7| 7| 8| 7| 7| 1| 5| 4| 6| 8| 6| 6| 7| 3| 7| 7| 3| 7| 6| 6| 6| 9|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 GENITAL SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |            |
   Ovary                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|  47        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                          3               |      3  3.3|
      Cyst                                 |                      X                             X  X     X        X   |     11     |
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                          |      3  4.0|
      Bilateral, Cyst                      |                                                                          |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Inflammation, Suppurative            |                         3                                                |      1  3.0|
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  3  3  3  1  3  2  3  2  3  1  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  3|     48  2.8|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Vagina                                  |                                                                          |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |          2              3           2        3  2                    3  3|     10  2.7|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node                              | +     +                    +     +                                   +   |   7        |
      Iliac, Angiectasis                   | 3                                                                        |      1  3.0|
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                            2                                             |      1  2.0|
      Mediastinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid   |                                  3                                       |      2  3.0|
      Renal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |             2                    2  2                                    |      9  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  M  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I|  46        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                         2        3                          2  3         |      6  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A|  47        |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |          3           3  3  3     2     2     3  2     2              3   |     23  2.7|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 5| 0| 3| 6| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 3| 7| 2| 3| 3| 6| 2|            |
                                           | 1| 7| 8| 7| 7| 8| 7| 7| 1| 5| 4| 6| 8| 6| 6| 7| 3| 7| 7| 3| 7| 6| 6| 6| 9|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |            |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |    2        2     3  3     3     2           3              3     2      |     17  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  A|  43        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |    2     2                                            2           2      |      8  2.5|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperostosis                         |                                                             2            |      5  1.6|
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                                                 2           1        2   |      3  1.7|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                            +                                             |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Compression, Focal                   |                                                 3                        |      1  3.0|
      Artery, Meninges, Inflammation,      |                                                                          |            |
          Chronic                          |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                                                          |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |                                                                          |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 5| 0| 3| 6| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 3| 7| 2| 3| 3| 6| 2|            |
                                           | 1| 7| 8| 7| 7| 8| 7| 7| 1| 5| 4| 6| 8| 6| 6| 7| 3| 7| 7| 3| 7| 6| 6| 6| 9|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM - cont                 |                                                                          |            |
      Foreign Body                         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                           1                              |      1  1.0|
      Infiltration Cellular,               |                                                                          |            |
          Polymorphonuclear                |                                                                         3|      1  3.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                     3                                    |      1  3.0|
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                                                                          |      2  1.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Eye                                     | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  A|  43        |
      Anterior Chamber, Inflammation       |                                                 3                        |      1  3.0|
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                                 3                        |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                   2                                                     1|      2  1.5|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A|  48        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                              2                           |      1  2.0|
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                                                                          |      2  2.0|
      Nephropathy                          |    1           2                                                         |      6  1.3|
      Renal Tubule, Accumulation, Hyaline  |                                                                          |            |
          Droplet                          | 3                                                                        |      2  3.0|
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                                                          |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 5| 0| 3| 6| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 3| 7| 2| 3| 3| 6| 2|            |
                                           | 1| 7| 8| 7| 7| 8| 7| 7| 1| 5| 4| 6| 8| 6| 6| 7| 3| 7| 7| 3| 7| 6| 6| 6| 9|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 URINARY SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |            |
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  I  +|  45        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Transitional Epithelium, Hyperplasia |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 8| 3| 3| 7| 8| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3|             
                                           | 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 7| 3| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 3| 5| 3| 3| 6| 1| 3|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Foreign Body                         |                   3                                                      |             
      Inflammation                         |                   3                                                      |             
      Perforation                          |                   3                                                      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                                                          3               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia, Focal       |                      2                                                   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Basophilic Focus                     |                                                                          |             
      Clear Cell Focus                     |                      X                                      X            |             
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |             
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                                                                X         |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                              2                           |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                           1        2        1        1  1|             
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |                                        X                                 |             
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |             2                             1           2                  |             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|                         2        2              1           3  2  3     2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mesentery                               | +                    +        +     +        +        +  +               |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Lymphoid      |                      2                                                   |             
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                                                          3               |             
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 | 3                    3        1     3        3                           |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 8| 3| 3| 7| 8| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3|             
                                           | 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 7| 3| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 3| 5| 3| 3| 6| 1| 3|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                     4                                    |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   |                         +                             +     +  +        +|             
      Dysplasia                            |                         1                             1     1  1        1|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Blood Vessel                            |                                                                          |             
      Aneurysm                             |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |                               1                             2            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                           1                              |             
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |             
          Alteration, Focal                |             2                                                     1      |             
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                                          |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 8| 3| 3| 7| 8| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3|             
                                           | 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 7| 3| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 3| 5| 3| 3| 6| 1| 3|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                                                          2               |             
      C-Cell, Hyperplasia                  |                                                                          |             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|    2  1                                1     1     2        2  1     2   |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  | 2                                                                        |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peritoneum                              |                                              +                           |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Ovary                                   | +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                        3                                 |             
      Cyst                                 |                                     X                    X               |             
      Interstitial Cell, Hyperplasia       |                                        3                                 |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Oviduct                                 |                                                       +                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                           3                              |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                                                          |             
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  3  3  3  3  3     3     3  3  2  3  3  3  3  3  2  3  1  3  3  1  2  2|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                2                                                         |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node                              |                                     +        +        +                  |             
      Pancreatic, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid    |                                     3                                    |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 8| 3| 3| 7| 8| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3|             
                                           | 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 7| 3| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 3| 5| 3| 3| 6| 1| 3|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                | 4  2  2        3     3  3     2     2              3                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Ectasia                              |                                                                          |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                      2              3  3                                 |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
      Angiectasis, Focal                   |          3                                                               |             
      Congestion                           |                               3                                          |             
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |          3                                                               |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 2              3     3           2  2     3  2     3                     |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                | 2  2     2     2     3              3  3                                 |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                3     2     2        3  2                                2|             
      Inflammation                         |                   3                                                      |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperostosis                         |    1                                               1                     |             
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                                                                      1   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skeletal Muscle                         |    +                                               +                     |             
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 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |    +                                                                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 8| 3| 3| 7| 8| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3|             
                                           | 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 7| 3| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 3| 5| 3| 3| 6| 1| 3|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 NERVOUS SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |             
   Spinal Cord                             |    +                                                                     |             
      Demyelination, Focal                 |    3                                                                     |             
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 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
      Mediastinum, Foreign Body            |                   X                                                      |             
      Mediastinum, Inflammation            |                   3                                                      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                2                    2  2                                 |             
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +|             
      Artery, Retrobulbar, Inflammation,   |                                                                          |             
           Chronic, Focal                  |                                                          2               |             
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                              3                           |             
      Cornea, Necrosis, Focal              |                                              3                           |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |       1                                                                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lacrimal Gland                          |                                                          +               |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infarct                              |                                                                          |             
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                                                                          |             
      Nephropathy                          |                         2     1     1                                    |             
      Capsule, Fibrosis, Focal             |    2                                                                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 6| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 8| 3| 3| 7| 8| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3|             
                                           | 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 7| 3| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 3| 5| 3| 3| 6| 1| 3|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________              
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                      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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 8| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 2| 2|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Foreign Body                         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Perforation                          |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  45        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  46        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  45        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  45        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia, Focal       |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  44        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Basophilic Focus                     |                                                                      X   |      1     |
      Clear Cell Focus                     | X                                                                        |      3     |
      Congestion                           |                            2                                            3|      2  2.5|
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                                                                          |      1     |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |          1  1  1  1     1           1                             2      |     12  1.2|
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |                                                                          |      1     |
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                                          |      3  1.7|
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic| 2                                            1     2     2               |     11  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mesentery                               |       +                    +  +     +           +  +  +                  |  14        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 8| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 2| 2|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
      Infiltration Cellular, Lymphoid      |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |       3                    3  2     3           3  3  3                  |     12  2.8|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  46        |
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                                                          |      1  4.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                           3                              |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |    2                                                              2      |      2  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   |                                  +           +  +     +              +   |  10        |
      Dysplasia                            |                                  2           1  2     1              1   |     10  1.2|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Blood Vessel                            |                                                    +                     |   1        |
      Aneurysm                             |                                                    4                     |      1  4.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |                                                                          |      2  1.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 8| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 2| 2|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Cyst                                 | X                                                                        |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |            |
          Alteration, Focal                |                                        1                             2   |      4  1.5|
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                                   2      |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      C-Cell, Hyperplasia                  |                                                                   2      |      1  2.0|
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal| 1                    1                          1  2  1        1  3      |     15  1.5|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |       2                                                                  |      2  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peritoneum                              |                                                                          |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                                        2                                 |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Ovary                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                           3                              |      2  3.0|
      Cyst                                 |          X     X  X        X  X        X        X                 X  X  X|     12     |
      Interstitial Cell, Hyperplasia       |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Oviduct                                 |                                                                          |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hemorrhage                           | 3                                                                        |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 8| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 2| 2|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 GENITAL SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |            |
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                           3                              |      1  3.0|
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  3  1  3  3  3  3  3  3     2  3     3  3  3  2  3  3  3  2  3  3  3   |     45  2.7|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |                                  2                          2     2      |      4  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node                              |                            +              +                              |   5        |
      Pancreatic, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid    |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       2                                                           3      |     11  2.6|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Ectasia                              |             3                                                            |      1  3.0|
      Hemorrhage                           |    3                                            3                        |      2  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       2     2                 2                                2         |      7  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Angiectasis, Focal                   |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Congestion                           |                                           3                              |      2  3.0|
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 2     3  2        2     2  3     3  3  2                 2        3  2  3|     21  2.5|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       2           2  3        2  2           2        2        2         |     15  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | +  I  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       2  2                          2                    2        2  2  2|     13  2.2|
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 8| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 2| 2|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |            |
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperostosis                         |          2                                   1                    2      |      5  1.4|
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                            2                                             |      2  1.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                            +                                            +|   4        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |    +                                                                     |   2        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |    +                                                                     |   2        |
      Demyelination, Focal                 |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                     2                                    |      1  2.0|
      Mediastinum, Foreign Body            |                                                                          |      1     |
      Mediastinum, Inflammation            |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      3  2.0|
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      |                            2                                             |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 8| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 2| 2| 2| 2|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM - cont              |                                                                          |            |
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Artery, Retrobulbar, Inflammation,   |                                                                          |            |
           Chronic, Focal                  |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Cornea, Necrosis, Focal              |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lacrimal Gland                          |                                                                          |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Infarct                              |                                                          3               |      1  3.0|
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                                                                      1   |      1  1.0|
      Nephropathy                          |                                           1              2               |      5  1.4|
      Capsule, Fibrosis, Focal             |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                           3                              |      1  3.0|
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 0| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                               X                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Lymphoid Tissue, Hyperplasia,        |                                                                          |             
          Lymphoid                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia, Focal       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Lymphoid Tissue, Hyperplasia         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Clear Cell Focus                     |             X                                                            |             
      Congestion                           |                                                                   1      |             
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |    X                                                                     |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                     2              1  1                  |             
      Infarct                              |                                           3                              |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    | 2                          1  1  1  2     2  1              1  1         |             
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                                          |             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|             2     3     2                                            2   |             
      Kupffer Cell, Pigmentation           |                      1                                                   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mesentery                               | +  +     +     +                          +           +           +      |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                           3                              |             
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                                                                          |             
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 | 1        3     3                          3           1           2      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 0| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Acinus, Cytoplasmic Alteration       |                                                                      1   |             
      Duct, Cyst                           |       X                                X                                 |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Diverticulum                         |                               1                                          |             
      Inflammation, Focal                  |                                                 3                        |             
      Ulcer                                |                2           2                                             |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                 3                        |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   |                               +                                          |             
      Dysplasia                            |                               1                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                   3      |             
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic        |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                          2               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                            X                                             |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 0| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                   X      |             
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |             
          Alteration, Focal                |                                                                          |             
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                        2                                 |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                         X|             
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                                                                          |             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal| 2  2     2              1           1  1     2  2     1  1     2     1   |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |                                        1                          3      |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
    None                                   |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                2                                                         |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Ovary                                   | M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |          X                             X        X                 X     X|             
      Hemorrhage                           |       3                                                                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |             
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  3  3  3  1  3  3     3  3  3  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  3  3  3  3|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                   2  3  2           3        2     2                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node                              |    +           +                    +  +              +                  |             
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                                          |             
      Pancreatic, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid    |                                                                          |             
      Renal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 0| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                | 4     2                    2              2     2                        |             
      Hyperplasia, Mast Cell               |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Ectasia                              |                         3     3                                          |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                         3     3                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                              3                           |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                | 4                       3  2        2        2                           |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                              3                           |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 3     2           2     2  2  2     3     3  3        2        2     3   |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       2  2  2     3     2                    3  3           2           2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | +  +  I  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                | 4           2           4  2                 2                 2         |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperostosis                         |                2                                                  2     2|             
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                                     +                                    |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spinal Cord                             |                                                                          |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 1| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 8| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 6| 3| 0| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Foreign Body                         |                      4                                                   |             
      Inflammation                         |                      4                                                   |             
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                                                    1                     |             
      Mediastinum, Foreign Body            |                      X                                                   |             
      Mediastinum, Inflammation            |                      3                                                   |             
      Serosa, Fibrosis                     |                                                 3                        |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                                     2  2                                 |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                            2                                             |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infarct                              |       2                                                        3         |             
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                            2                                             |             
      Nephropathy                          |    1     1                    1           1                    2     1   |             
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________              
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 6| 5| 6| 6| 7| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Lymphoid Tissue, Hyperplasia,        |                                                                          |            |
          Lymphoid                         |                                           3                              |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia, Focal       |                                                                      2   |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Lymphoid Tissue, Hyperplasia         |                                                                      4   |      1  4.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Clear Cell Focus                     |                                  X                    X     X            |      4     |
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                               X                                      X   |      3     |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |       2              1                    3                              |      6  1.7|
      Infarct                              |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |       2                                2     2                           |     12  1.5|
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                 2                        |      1  2.0|
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|                                                             2  3     2  2|      8  2.3|
      Kupffer Cell, Pigmentation           |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mesentery                               |                               +     +  +  +  +  +           +        +   |  15        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 6| 5| 6| 6| 7| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic, Focal |                                     3                                    |      1  3.0|
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                               3        3  1  3  3           3        1   |     13  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Acinus, Cytoplasmic Alteration       |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Duct, Cyst                           |                                                                          |      2     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Diverticulum                         |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Inflammation, Focal                  |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Ulcer                                |                                                 2                        |      3  2.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                 2                        |      2  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   | +                                                           +            |   3        |
      Dysplasia                            | 1                                                           2            |      3  1.3|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic        |                                     3                                    |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                          2               |      1  2.0|
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 6| 5| 6| 6| 7| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                               1                                          |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Parathyroid Gland                       | M  +  +  M  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  46        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |            |
          Alteration, Focal                |                            2                                             |      1  2.0|
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                                     2                                    |      1  2.0|
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|       2  1           2     2     2  1     2  2  2  1  2  3     2  1  1  1|     28  1.6|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  | 2                                            2                           |      4  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
    None                                   |                                                                          |            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  I  +|  46        |
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Ovary                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Cyst                                 |    X  X        X  X  X           X  X     X  X  X        X               |     16     |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                       3                  |      1  3.0|
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  3  1  3  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3|     49  2.8|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 6| 5| 6| 6| 7| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Hyperplasia                          |       2                                2                 3               |      9  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node                              | +     +                 +                 +                             +|  10        |
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |       3                                   2                              |      2  2.5|
      Pancreatic, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid    |                                                                         3|      1  3.0|
      Renal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |       3                                                                  |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       1              2                                2  2  2     3  3   |     12  2.3|
      Hyperplasia, Mast Cell               |                                           3                              |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Ectasia                              |                                                                          |      2  3.0|
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      2  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       3                 3     2              2                       3   |     10  2.6|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 3  2  3  2  2  2     2  2     3  2     3  2     3  2  3  3     2     2  2|     31  2.4|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |          2           2                       2     2        3  2     2  2|     17  2.2|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  44        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                2                             2     2        3        2   |     11  2.5|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 6| 5| 6| 6| 7| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM - cont             |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperostosis                         |       1                                                                  |      4  1.8|
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                                                          2               |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skeletal Muscle                         |       +                                         +                        |   3        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                     +                                    |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |                                     +                                    |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Foreign Body                         |                                                                          |      1  4.0|
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  4.0|
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Mediastinum, Foreign Body            |                                                                          |      1     |
      Mediastinum, Inflammation            |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Serosa, Fibrosis                     |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |       2              2                 2     2                       2   |      7  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 0| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 6| 5| 6| 6| 7| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM - cont              |                                                                          |            |
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Infarct                              |                                                                          |      2  2.5|
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Nephropathy                          |             1                                                  1        1|      9  1.1|
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |       X  X                                                              X|      3     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Basophilic Focus                     |                                                                X         |             
      Clear Cell Focus                     | X                       X                                                |             
      Congestion                           |                         3                                                |             
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                         X                                                |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |       1  1                                                               |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                     1                                    |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    | 1     1  1     1           1           2     1     1  1  1               |             
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |                                                                          |             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|    3                    3           3  3  3     2  2           2  2      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mesentery                               |                         +                 +              +  +     +      |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                                           1                       3      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Diffuse             |             4                                                            |             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               | 1                                                                        |             
      Duct, Cyst                           |             X                                                            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Diverticulum                         |    1                       1                                             |             
      Ulcer                                |                                                                          |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   |    +                                                     +               |             
      Dysplasia                            |    1                                                     2               |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cardiomyopathy                       |                                                                          |             
      Mineralization, Focal                |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |             
          Alteration, Focal                | 2                                                                        |             
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +|             
      C-Cell, Hyperplasia                  |    2                                                                     |             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|    2  2  2  2     2                 2  2  1  1  2  1     2     1  1  1   |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |                            1                                            1|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tissue NOS                              |                         +                                                |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Ovary                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |       3  2                                                               |             
      Cyst                                 |                                                       X     X        X  X|             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
      Pigmentation, Focal                  |       3                                                                  |             
      Thrombosis                           |       3                                                                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  1  3  3  4  2  3  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                                                          3  2            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node                              |                         +                                +               |             
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                          3               |             
      Mediastinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid   |                                                          3               |             
      Mediastinal, Inflammation            |                                                                          |             
      Pancreatic, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid    |                                                                          |             
      Renal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |    2     2        2        2                 2  2  2              2  2  2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                             3            |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                               2                 2                 2  3   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 2  2  3  2  2  3  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  3        2  3     3  3  2  2  2  2|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       3                    2  2                       2           3  2   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |    2                          2                    2           2  2     2|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperostosis                         |                   2              2                                       |             
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                                     +                    +  +            |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Compression, Focal                   |                                                                         3|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spinal Cord                             |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Larynx                                  |                               M                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 9| 6| 6| 6| 6|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM - cont                 |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                                          |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |             
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                         2           1                          2     2   |             
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Hyperplasia, Focal|          2                                                               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Atrophy                              |                                                                          |             
      Cataract                             |                                                                          |             
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                                                   3      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |       3              2                                                   |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
      Infarct                              | 2                                                                        |             
      Nephropathy                          |                                        1     1  1                        |             
      Bilateral, Infarct                   |                                                                          |             
      Renal Tubule, Accumulation, Hyaline  |                                                                          |             
          Droplet                          |                         3                                                |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Ureter                                  |                               +                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +|             
      Transitional Epithelium, Hyperplasia | 2                                                                        |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________              
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 7| 3| 8| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 1| 3| 0| 8| 3| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  44        |
      Cyst                                 |    X                       X                                             |      2     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  46        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|  44        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +  +|  42        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +  +|  43        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +  +  +|  43        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Basophilic Focus                     | X                                                  X                     |      3     |
      Clear Cell Focus                     |                                                                          |      2     |
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                                                                          |      1     |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                                                          |      2  1.0|
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |          1              1                          1     1  1            |     15  1.1|
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |                                                             X            |      1     |
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|       2     2                             2     2                 2  1   |     15  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mesentery                               |                   +           +  +  +              +  +        +     +   |  13        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                     2                                    |      1  2.0|
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                                     3              3                     |      4  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  49        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 7| 3| 8| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 1| 3| 0| 8| 3| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
      Acinus, Atrophy, Diffuse             |                                                                          |      1  4.0|
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Duct, Cyst                           |          X                                                               |      2     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Diverticulum                         |          1                                                               |      3  1.0|
      Ulcer                                |                   1                                                      |      1  1.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                   2                                                      |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  46        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                      X   |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   |                                     +                                    |   3        |
      Dysplasia                            |                                     1                                    |      3  1.3|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Cardiomyopathy                       |                                     1                                    |      1  1.0|
      Mineralization, Focal                |                   1                                                      |      1  1.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  48        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Cyst                                 |       X                                                                  |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 7| 3| 8| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 1| 3| 0| 8| 3| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  M|  47        |
      Cyst                                 |             X                                                            |      1     |
      Pars Distalis, Cytoplasmic           |                                                                          |            |
          Alteration, Focal                |                2                                                         |      2  2.0|
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                                   2      |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      C-Cell, Hyperplasia                  |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal| 2     2           2  2              1     2                       2  2   |     23  1.7|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |             1                                            2           2   |      5  1.4|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tissue NOS                              |                               +                       +                  |   3        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Clitoral Gland                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Ovary                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  48        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |      2  2.5|
      Cyst                                 | X     X                 X        X  X  X  X        X              X      |     13     |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                     3                                    |      1  3.0|
      Pigmentation, Focal                  |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Thrombosis                           |                                     3  4                                 |      3  3.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Uterus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Endometrium, Hyperplasia, Cystic     | 3  2  3  3  3  3  2  3  2  3     3  3  1  3  3  3  3     1  3  2  3  3  3|     48  2.8|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |                                     2           3                        |      4  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 7| 3| 8| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 1| 3| 0| 8| 3| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |            |
   Lymph Node                              |                +  +           +     +        +        +        +     +   |  10        |
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                     2                                    |      2  2.5|
      Mediastinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid   |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Mediastinal, Inflammation            |                                     3                                    |      1  3.0|
      Pancreatic, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid    |                                              3                           |      1  3.0|
      Renal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                     3                                    |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +|  46        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |          2                 2        3  2        3        3               |     16  2.2|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |          2                                      3  2                    2|      8  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 2  3  2  2  2  2        3  2     3  3  3        3  2     2  2     2  2  2|     40  2.3|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       2                    2                 3  3        3               |     11  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |    2  2                    2        3     2  2  2        2               |     14  2.1|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                   3                                                      |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperostosis                         |                                           2        2                 3   |      5  2.2|
      Vertebra, Hypertrophy, Focal         |                                                       2                  |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 7| 3| 8| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 1| 3| 0| 8| 3| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM - cont             |                                                                          |            |
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                                                                          |   3        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +|  49        |
      Compression, Focal                   |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                     +                                    |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |                                     +                                    |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Larynx                                  |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                        3                                 |      1  3.0|
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                                  2                                       |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         | 2              2        2                 2           2  2  2            |     11  1.9|
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Hyperplasia, Focal|                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  47        |
      Atrophy                              |                                                       4                  |      1  4.0|
      Cataract                             |                                                       3                  |      1  3.0|
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 6| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 7| 3| 8| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 2| 9| 2| 2| 2| 1| 3| 0| 8| 3| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 2| 7| 7| 7|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE FEMALE                      | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM - cont              |                                                                          |            |
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |          2                                                               |      3  2.3|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
      Infarct                              |                                     2                                    |      2  2.0|
      Nephropathy                          |    1                                2                                    |      5  1.2|
      Bilateral, Infarct                   |                                                                4         |      1  4.0|
      Renal Tubule, Accumulation, Hyaline  |                                                                          |            |
          Droplet                          |                         2                                                |      2  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Ureter                                  |                                                                          |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Transitional Epithelium, Hyperplasia |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 6| 6| 5| 7| 7| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 2| 7| 0| 6| 4| 2| 2| 4| 2|             
                                           | 4| 0| 1| 0| 0| 0| 0| 6| 0| 2| 0| 1| 0| 9| 1| 0| 3| 8| 5| 5| 8| 9| 9| 4| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  +  M|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                2         |             
      Lymphoid Tissue, Hyperplasia         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  I  A  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Clear Cell Focus                     |    X  X  X  X  X           X     X        X                       X     X|             
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                                                          |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                                                          |             
      Infarct                              |                                                          4               |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                        1                                 |             
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |          X        X                                                      |             
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                                      2   |             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|    2  2  2  2  2        2  1              2  2              3  2  3     3|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mesentery                               |                                        +                 +               |             
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                                        4                 3               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Diffuse             |                                                                          |             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                                                          |             
      Acinus, Cytoplasmic Alteration       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 6| 6| 5| 7| 7| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 2| 7| 0| 6| 4| 2| 2| 4| 2|             
                                           | 4| 0| 1| 0| 0| 0| 0| 6| 0| 2| 0| 1| 0| 9| 1| 0| 3| 8| 5| 5| 8| 9| 9| 4| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                 2                    2   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Erosion                              |                                                          2           2   |             
      Ulcer                                |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +     +  +  +  +     +  +  +  +        +     +  +  +  +|             
      Dysplasia                            | 2  4  4  4  4  4  1     3  4  2  4     3  1  4  3        4     2  2  2  3|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |          1                                                               |             
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        |          2                                                  1            |             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                                                                          |             
      Hypertrophy                          |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |             1                                                            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |       2  2  2  2           2     2     2  2     3     2     2           2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  M  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  M  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                               X           X                              |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 6| 6| 5| 7| 7| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 2| 7| 0| 6| 4| 2| 2| 4| 2|             
                                           | 4| 0| 1| 0| 0| 0| 0| 6| 0| 2| 0| 1| 0| 9| 1| 0| 3| 8| 5| 5| 8| 9| 9| 4| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|          2        2              1                    1  1               |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |    3  1  1              2                       2                        |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tissue NOS                              |                                                                          |             
      Pelvic, Inflammation                 |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |       3     3           3                                3        3      |             
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                                 3                        |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Prostate                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                                        2                                 |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                3                                                         |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Seminal Vesicle                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Dilatation                           |             3                    3                                       |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |             
      Atrophy                              |                                                                          |             
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                                                                      3   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node                              |                                                                +         |             
      Inguinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | A  +  +  M  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                    3                     |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 6| 6| 5| 7| 7| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 2| 7| 0| 6| 4| 2| 2| 4| 2|             
                                           | 4| 0| 1| 0| 0| 0| 0| 6| 0| 2| 0| 1| 0| 9| 1| 0| 3| 8| 5| 5| 8| 9| 9| 4| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                  2  3              3     3               |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       2                    2                                             |             
      Hyperplasia, Mast Cell               |                                                                          |             
      Lymphoid Follicle, Necrosis          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | I  M  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  I  I  +  +  M  I  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst Epithelial Inclusion            |                                                                          |             
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                                                          2               |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                  +                                       |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spinal Cord                             |                                  +                                       |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Congestion                           |                                                       2                  |             
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                 2                        |             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 4| 6| 6| 5| 7| 7| 5| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 2| 3| 3| 2| 7| 0| 6| 4| 2| 2| 4| 2|             
                                           | 4| 0| 1| 0| 0| 0| 0| 6| 0| 2| 0| 1| 0| 9| 1| 0| 3| 8| 5| 5| 8| 9| 9| 4| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    0 MG/KG                                | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
                                           | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM - cont                 |                                                                          |             
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                2                          2                              |             
      Mediastinum, Foreign Body            |                                                       X                  |             
      Mediastinum, Inflammation,           |                                                                          |             
          Suppurative                      |                                                       3                  |             
      Mediastinum, Thrombosis              |    4                                                                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |       2                                                                  |             
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      | 2                                2                                       |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                  2                                       |             
      Cornea, Necrosis, Focal              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hydronephrosis                       |                                                                          |             
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |             1                                                           2|             
      Nephropathy                          |    2  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  1  2  2     1  2     1        1|             
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                  X                                X      |             
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |                                           1  2                 1         |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urethra                                 |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Transitional Epithelium, Hyperplasia |                                                                          |             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________              
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 7| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 5| 0| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 3| 5| 0| 1| 1| 9| 3| 0| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 5| 1| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                   3      |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | A  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  I  +  +  +  +  A  A  +  +|  40        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  45        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  M  +  +|  42        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  45        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Lymphoid Tissue, Hyperplasia         |                                                             3            |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  43        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Clear Cell Focus                     |                X           X  X     X              X  X     X     X  X  X|     20     |
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                           3                              |      1  3.0|
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |    1                                                                     |      1  1.0|
      Infarct                              |                                                                          |      1  4.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |    2     2                                                               |      3  1.7|
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |                                                          X               |      3     |
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                           3                              |      2  2.5|
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|             2  2     2  2  3  2  3  3        2     3  2  2  3     2  3  3|     29  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mesentery                               |                   +                                   +  +               |   5        |
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                                                       3  2               |      4  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 7| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 5| 0| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 3| 5| 0| 1| 1| 9| 3| 0| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 5| 1| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
      Acinus, Atrophy, Diffuse             |                                           4                              |      1  4.0|
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                     2                                    |      1  2.0|
      Acinus, Cytoplasmic Alteration       |                      1                                                   |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                   2                                                      |      3  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +|  47        |
      Erosion                              |                                                                          |      2  2.0|
      Ulcer                                |    3                                                                     |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +     +  +  +  +  +  +  +     +  +  +|  43        |
      Dysplasia                            | 1  2  1  4  2  2  2  4  2  4  3  2  2     2  1  4  4  2  3  3     2  2  3|     43  2.7|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                               2                                          |      1  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        |                               1                          2               |      4  1.5|
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |          2                                                               |      1  2.0|
      Hypertrophy                          |                         1                                                |      1  1.0|
      Inflammation                         |    3                                                                     |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                          2               |      2  1.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 7| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 5| 0| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 3| 5| 0| 1| 1| 9| 3| 0| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 5| 1| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
      Hyperplasia                          |                         2                 2  2  3                       2|     17  2.1|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  46        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                       X                  |      3     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|                               2                                          |      6  1.5|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |       2  2                       2     1  1  2     2  2     1            |     14  1.7|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tissue NOS                              | +                                                                        |   1        |
      Pelvic, Inflammation                 | 3                                                                        |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |       3              3                       3     3           3  3      |     11  3.0|
      Inflammation, Chronic                | 3                                                                        |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Prostate                                | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Seminal Vesicle                         | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Dilatation                           |                                                                          |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                    2                     |      1  2.0|
      Atrophy                              | 2                                                                        |      1  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 7| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 5| 0| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 3| 5| 0| 1| 1| 9| 3| 0| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 5| 1| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 GENITAL SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |            |
      Thrombosis                           |                                                    2                     |      1  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |                                                          3               |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node                              |       +  +                 +                             +               |   5        |
      Inguinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid      |                                                          3               |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | M  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  43        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                          3               |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                          4  3            |      2  3.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 2  2     3     3  3                 2  3     2           3     2         |     14  2.6|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |             2                    2  2                    2  2            |      7  2.0|
      Hyperplasia, Mast Cell               |                                        2                                 |      1  2.0|
      Lymphoid Follicle, Necrosis          |                                                                   3      |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  I  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  38        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Cyst Epithelial Inclusion            |                                                       X                  |      1     |
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 7| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 5| 0| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 3| 5| 0| 1| 1| 9| 3| 0| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 5| 1| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM - cont             |                                                                          |            |
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |    M     +                                                               |   2        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |    +     +                 +                                             |   4        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Inflammation                         |                                        2                                 |      1  2.0|
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                                  1                                1      |      4  1.5|
      Mediastinum, Foreign Body            |                                                                          |      1     |
      Mediastinum, Inflammation,           |                                                                          |            |
          Suppurative                      |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Mediastinum, Thrombosis              |                                                                          |      1  4.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      |          2                                                               |      3  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Eye                                     | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +|  45        |
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                      2                                                   |      2  2.0|
      Cornea, Necrosis, Focal              |             2                                                            |      1  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 7| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 2| 5| 0| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 3| 5| 0| 1| 1| 9| 3| 0| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 9| 0| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 5| 1| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      A     |
    0 MG/KG                                | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
                                           | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM - cont              |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |       3                                                                  |      1  3.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                         2                                         2      |      2  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Hydronephrosis                       | 3                                      3                                 |      2  3.0|
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                            1                                             |      3  1.3|
      Nephropathy                          |    2  1  2  1  1  1  1  2  1  1  1        1  2     2  2  1  2  1     2  1|     40  1.5|
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                                 X        X               |      4     |
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |                                                                          |      3  1.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urethra                                 |                                        +                                 |   1        |
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                        3                                 |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urinary Bladder                         | A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Transitional Epithelium, Hyperplasia |                                                                   3      |      1  3.0|
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 9| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3| 2| 3| 7| 3|             
                                           | 1| 4| 2| 2| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 0| 0| 2| 7| 0| 0| 1| 7| 9| 0| 9| 1| 0| 2|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Foreign Body                         |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
      Perforation                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | +  A  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Edema                                |                                                             3            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Cyst                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Peyer's Patch, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid |                               2                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Basophilic Focus                     |                   X                                                      |             
      Clear Cell Focus                     | X     X        X     X     X     X     X           X        X  X        X|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |             X                                                            |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                         3                                                |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
      Hepatodiaphragmatic Nodule           |                                                                          |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                        1                                 |             
      Mixed Cell Focus                     | X                                                                        |             
      Thrombosis                           |    3                                                                     |             
      Bile Duct, Hyperplasia               |                                                                          |             
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |    3                                                                     |             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic| 3     3        2  3  3     3     2     3        3  3           3         |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 9| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3| 2| 3| 7| 3|             
                                           | 1| 4| 2| 2| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 0| 0| 2| 7| 0| 0| 1| 7| 9| 0| 9| 1| 0| 2|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
   Mesentery                               |          +     +        +     +                       +     +            |             
      Inflammation                         |          3                                                               |             
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                2              1                       3                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                                                          |             
      Acinus, Cytoplasmic Alteration       |                                                                      2   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Ulcer                                |    2                                                        2            |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                             2            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Erosion                              |                                                                      2   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   | +     +        +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +        +  +     +  +     +     +|             
      Dysplasia                            | 4     1        1  1  3  4  2  2  1  2  2        3  2     4  1     2     3|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                         2                                                |             
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic        |                                                                   2      |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hypertrophy, Focal                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                      1                                                   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |    2  1                                   1  2     2                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 9| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3| 2| 3| 7| 3|             
                                           | 1| 4| 2| 2| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 0| 0| 2| 7| 0| 0| 1| 7| 9| 0| 9| 1| 0| 2|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |             
      Cyst                                 |                                                          X        X      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                 2                        |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|       1        3        2     1                       1     1  1         |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |                                              2                           |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tissue NOS                              |                                                       +                  |             
      Abdominal, Fibrosis                  |                                                       3                  |             
      Abdominal, Inflammation              |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |             3                 3  3                          3            |             
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                                    3                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Prostate                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                         3                                                |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                         3                                                |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Seminal Vesicle                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Dilatation                           |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                         3                                                |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 9| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3| 2| 3| 7| 3|             
                                           | 1| 4| 2| 2| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 0| 0| 2| 7| 0| 0| 1| 7| 9| 0| 9| 1| 0| 2|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |             
   Lymph Node                              |                                                       +     +            |             
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |          3                                                               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |             3                                                            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |          2  2           4                 3  3           2     2     3   |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                               3  2                                      2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +|             
      Angiectasis                          |                3                                                         |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                3                                                         |             
      Epithelial Cell, Hyperplasia         |                3                                                         |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Vertebra, Fracture                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skeletal Muscle                         |    +                                                                     |             
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |    1                                                                     |             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 4| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 9| 3| 5| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 3| 3| 3| 1| 2| 3| 2| 3| 7| 3|             
                                           | 1| 4| 2| 2| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 0| 0| 2| 7| 0| 0| 1| 7| 9| 0| 9| 1| 0| 2|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
    2.5                                    | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 NERVOUS SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                                                      +   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spinal Cord                             |                                                                      +   |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |             
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                      2                                                   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         | 1                                                                        |             
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Hyperplasia, Focal|                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infarct                              |                2                                                         |             
      Nephropathy                          | 2     2     1  2  2  1     1  3  1  2  2  1  3  1  2  1  2  1  1  2  3  2|             
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                                                          |             
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Atypical  |                                                                          |             
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |    2                                                                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________              
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 7| 3| 1| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 0| 2| 1| 3| 2| 2| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 6| 0| 5| 9| 2| 2| 9| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 0| 0| 1| 8| 9| 4| 9| 0| 1| 7| 5| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Foreign Body                         |                                                             2            |      1  2.0|
      Inflammation                         |                                                             3            |      1  3.0|
      Perforation                          |                                                             3            |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +|  44        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +|  46        |
      Edema                                |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  A  +|  46        |
      Epithelium, Cyst                     |    X                                                                     |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  A  +  +  A  +|  45        |
      Peyer's Patch, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  A  +  +  A  +|  45        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Basophilic Focus                     |                                                                          |      1     |
      Clear Cell Focus                     |       X                    X  X     X     X        X  X        X         |     19     |
      Cyst                                 |                                     X                                    |      1     |
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |             X                                                            |      2     |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                      2                                                   |      2  2.5|
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                      3   |      1  3.0|
      Hepatodiaphragmatic Nodule           |             2                                                            |      1  2.0|
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Mixed Cell Focus                     |                                                                          |      1     |
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                      3   |      2  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 7| 3| 1| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 0| 2| 1| 3| 2| 2| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 6| 0| 5| 9| 2| 2| 9| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 0| 0| 1| 8| 9| 4| 9| 0| 1| 7| 5| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
      Bile Duct, Hyperplasia               |                               1                                          |      1  1.0|
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                                      3   |      2  3.0|
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|       3        2           3  3     1     2                    3        2|     19  2.6|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mesentery                               | +                 +  +     +                    +                        |  11        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 | 3                 1  3     3                                             |      7  2.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                1                                                         |      1  1.0|
      Acinus, Cytoplasmic Alteration       |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Ulcer                                |                                                 2                        |      3  2.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                 2                        |      2  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +|  47        |
      Erosion                              |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   | +  +  +     +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +     +  +  +  +  +  +        +     +  +|  37        |
      Dysplasia                            | 3  2  4     2  3  1  4  4  2  4  2     2  4  4  2  2  1        3     4  2|     37  2.5|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic        |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hypertrophy, Focal                   |                            3                                             |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 7| 3| 1| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 0| 2| 1| 3| 2| 2| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 6| 0| 5| 9| 2| 2| 9| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 0| 0| 1| 8| 9| 4| 9| 0| 1| 7| 5| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          | 2                 2  2  2     2  2  2     1  2  2  1                 2   |     17  1.8|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Cyst                                 |                                     X                                    |      3     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Cyst                                 |                               X                                          |      1     |
      Pars Distalis, Hyperplasia, Focal    |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal| 1           1  1              1              1                           |     12  1.3|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |                      2  1           1              2                     |      5  1.6|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tissue NOS                              |                                                                +         |   2        |
      Abdominal, Fibrosis                  |                                                                3         |      2  3.0|
      Abdominal, Inflammation              |                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |             3  3  3     2        3  3                       3            |     11  2.9|
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Prostate                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 7| 3| 1| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 0| 2| 1| 3| 2| 2| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 6| 0| 5| 9| 2| 2| 9| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 0| 0| 1| 8| 9| 4| 9| 0| 1| 7| 5| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 GENITAL SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |            |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Seminal Vesicle                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Dilatation                           |                                           3        3                     |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |                   3                                         3            |      3  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node                              |    +                                                                     |   3        |
      Iliac, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid         |    2                                                                     |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  46        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |             3                                                            |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 3  3           3  2  2                 3        3                 3      |     16  2.7|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                     2                    2              2|      6  2.2|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Angiectasis                          |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Epithelial Cell, Hyperplasia         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 7| 3| 1| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 0| 2| 1| 3| 2| 2| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 6| 0| 5| 9| 2| 2| 9| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 0| 0| 1| 8| 9| 4| 9| 0| 1| 7| 5| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |            |
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           | 3                                                                        |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Vertebra, Fracture                   |          3                                                               |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skeletal Muscle                         |    +                                            +           +            |   4        |
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Inflammation                         |                                                             2            |      1  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |    +                                                           +         |   3        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |    +     +                                                     +         |   4        |
      Hemorrhage                           |    3     3                                                               |      2  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Congestion                           |                                                             3            |      1  3.0|
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                1                                               2         |      3  1.7|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |                         2                       1                        |      3  1.3|
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Hyperplasia, Focal|                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 6| 7| 0| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 7| 3| 1| 2| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 0| 2| 1| 3| 2| 2| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 6| 0| 5| 9| 2| 2| 9| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 0| 0| 1| 8| 9| 4| 9| 0| 1| 7| 5| 0|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1|      A     |
    2.5                                    | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +|  49        |
      Infarct                              |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Nephropathy                          | 3  1  2     1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2     1  2  1  3  2  3     1|     44  1.7|
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |       X                                      X                           |      2     |
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Atypical  |       2                                                                  |      1  2.0|
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |                                              3                           |      2  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________              
                                           | 7| 2| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 6| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 1| 1| 9| 7| 9| 5| 1| 0| 0| 0| 1| 5| 1| 1| 0| 0| 1| 0| 1| 7| 0| 1| 1| 0| 1|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Edema                                |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Clear Cell Focus                     |             X     X     X  X        X     X     X     X        X  X     X|             
      Eosinophilic Focus                   | X                                                                    X   |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |             
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                          |             
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                                          |             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic| 2     3  2  3  2  2     3  2  1     2     3     3  2  2     2  3  3  2  3|             
      Hepatocyte, Centrilobular, Necrosis  |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mesentery                               |             +                    +                                       |             
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |             1                                                            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                            2     2                                       |             
      Acinus, Inflammation                 |                                                                2         |             
      Duct, Cyst                           |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 2| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 6| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 1| 1| 9| 7| 9| 5| 1| 0| 0| 0| 1| 5| 1| 1| 0| 0| 1| 0| 1| 7| 0| 1| 1| 0| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
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 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                1                                      2                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Erosion                              |          1                                                               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   | +        +  +  +  +     +        +  +     +  +     +  +     +  +  +  +  +|             
      Dysplasia                            | 3        1  2  2  2     2        2  3     4  2     4  3     1  1  2  2  3|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                2         |             
      Mineralization, Focal                |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |                                                                          |             
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        |                                     2                                    |             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                         2                                                |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                            2                          2                 2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                X              X                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |             X                                                            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal| 2           1     2                    1  2  1     1              2      |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |                      3                          2     1              2  1|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 2| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 6| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 1| 1| 9| 7| 9| 5| 1| 0| 0| 0| 1| 5| 1| 1| 0| 0| 1| 0| 1| 7| 0| 1| 1| 0| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM - cont                |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peritoneum                              |                                  +                                       |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tissue NOS                              |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |             3  3                          3  3  3     3     3           3|             
      Inflammation, Chronic                | 3                                                                        |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Prostate                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |       2                                                                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Seminal Vesicle                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Atrophy                              |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          | 3                                                        3               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node                              |                                  +                 +                     |             
      Mediastinal, Hemorrhage              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                          3               |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                        3                    3            |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 2| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 6| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 1| 1| 9| 7| 9| 5| 1| 0| 0| 0| 1| 5| 1| 1| 0| 0| 1| 0| 1| 7| 0| 1| 1| 0| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |             
      Atrophy                              |    3                                                                     |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 3        3     3  2  3     2  2  4     3     3     2        2            |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                      2   |             
      Lymphoid Follicle, Necrosis          |          2                                                               |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  M  M  +  I  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  I  I  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                3                                                         |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                                                                          |             
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 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Compression, Focal                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spinal Cord                             |                                                                          |             
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 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                2         |             
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                              4                       3   |             
      Thrombosis                           |                      2                                                   |             
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                                                    1                     |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 2| 7| 6| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 6| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3|             
                                           | 1| 1| 9| 7| 9| 5| 1| 0| 0| 0| 1| 5| 1| 1| 0| 0| 1| 0| 1| 7| 0| 1| 1| 0| 1|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    12.5                                   | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM - cont                 |                                                                          |             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |    2                                                                     |             
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Atrophy                              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                        2                                 |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |             
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |       1        1                                                         |             
      Mineralization, Focal                |                                                                          |             
      Nephropathy                          | 1     1  2  2  2  2  1  2  1  1     1  3  2  2  1  2  1     1  1  1  2  2|             
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic        |                                                                          |             
      Renal Tubule, Accumulation, Hyaline  |                                                                          |             
          Droplet                          |                                                                          |             
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   | X                                                                 X      |             
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |                   1                                                      |             
      Renal Tubule, Pigmentation           |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 7| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 9| 8| 4| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 0| 3| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 5| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 6| 0| 5| 0| 1| 8|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +|  45        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  46        |
      Edema                                |                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  A  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  46        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +|  44        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Clear Cell Focus                     |    X     X        X     X              X  X  X  X  X  X           X      |     22     |
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                                                                          |      2     |
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                      1              1                                    |      2  1.0|
      Thrombosis                           |                                                          3               |      1  3.0|
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                                          3     3         |      2  3.0|
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|          3     2  3              2  3  2  3  2  3  3  3        3  2      |     32  2.5|
      Hepatocyte, Centrilobular, Necrosis  |                               3                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mesentery                               |                         +                                      +  +      |   5        |
      Fat, Necrosis, Focal                 |                         3                                      3  3      |      4  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                                                          |      2  2.0|
      Acinus, Inflammation                 |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Duct, Cyst                           |                                     X                                    |      1     |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 7| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 9| 8| 4| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 0| 3| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 5| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 6| 0| 5| 0| 1| 8|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                      2                                                   |      3  1.7|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Erosion                              |                                                                3         |      2  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   |       +  +  +  +  +  +  +     +  +     +  +  +  +     +  +        +      |  33        |
      Dysplasia                            |       2  4  4  2  1  1  3     4  2     2  3  2  2     3  2        4      |     33  2.4|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Mineralization, Focal                |                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Accessory Adrenal Cortical Nodule    |                               1                                          |      1  1.0|
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        |                         1           2           2  1                     |      5  1.6|
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                        2                                 |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Hyperplasia                          |                   1     2        1              1                        |      7  1.6|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                      X   |      3     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 7| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 9| 8| 4| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 0| 3| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 5| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 6| 0| 5| 0| 1| 8|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal| 2                                                     1  1               |     11  1.5|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |          3  1                       1     2  1     2                     |     11  1.7|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peritoneum                              |                                                                          |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tissue NOS                              |                            M                                             |            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |    3                 3                       3        3     3  3  3  2   |     16  2.9|
      Inflammation, Chronic                |       3                                                                  |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Prostate                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Seminal Vesicle                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |          1                                                               |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Atrophy                              |                                                             3            |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |                      3                                                   |      3  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 7| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 9| 8| 4| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 0| 3| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 5| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 6| 0| 5| 0| 1| 8|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node                              |                                                                +         |   3        |
      Mediastinal, Hemorrhage              |                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                3         |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                             3  3         |      3  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                          |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Atrophy                              |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 3  3           3     3     3  3  2           3     3     3  3  3     3   |     25  2.8|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                                      2   |      2  2.0|
      Lymphoid Follicle, Necrosis          |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +|  40        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                                                                3         |      2  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                +                                                         |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 7| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 9| 8| 4| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 0| 3| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 5| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 6| 0| 5| 0| 1| 8|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 NERVOUS SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |            |
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Compression, Focal                   |                            3                                             |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                                             +            |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |                                                             +            |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                          2               |      3  3.0|
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                                                          1               |      2  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |                                                             2  3         |      3  2.3|
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      |                                              2                           |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Eye                                     | +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Atrophy                              |                            4                                             |      1  4.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                      2   |      2  2.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                     3                                    |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 6|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 7| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 0| 9| 3| 3| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 9| 8| 4| 3| 3| 3|            |
                                           | 9| 0| 3| 1| 9| 1| 1| 0| 1| 5| 0| 1| 1| 1| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 6| 0| 5| 0| 1| 8|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|      A     |
    12.5                                   | 2| 2| 2| 2| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 3| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 4| 5|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 URINARY SYSTEM - cont                     |                                                                          |            |
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |       1                                                                  |      3  1.0|
      Mineralization, Focal                |                                                                2         |      1  2.0|
      Nephropathy                          | 2  1     2  2  2  1  3  2  2     2  1  1  1  2  1  2  1     3  2  1  2  4|     44  1.7|
      Artery, Inflammation, Chronic        |                                           2                              |      1  2.0|
      Renal Tubule, Accumulation, Hyaline  |                                                                          |            |
          Droplet                          |                               2                                          |      1  2.0|
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   | X                                                                        |      3     |
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Renal Tubule, Pigmentation           |                               2                                          |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
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  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 1| 8| 4| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 9| 3| 2|             
                                           | 9| 1| 0| 7| 1| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 6| 1| 0| 0| 9| 9| 1| 9| 1| 0| 0| 0| 9|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Foreign Body                         |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation                         |       3                                                                  |             
      Perforation                          |       3                                                                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  A  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Clear Cell Focus                     |       X        X  X  X  X        X     X  X  X                           |             
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |             
      Cyst                                 |                                                             X            |             
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |                                                       X                  |             
      Hepatodiaphragmatic Nodule           |                                                                          |             
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                               1                    2                    1|             
      Thrombosis                           |                                                                          |             
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |             1                                                            |             
      Hepatocyte, Syncytial Alteration,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                                  1                                       |             
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|       2           2  2  2        2     3  2  2        3  2           3  2|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mesentery                               |                         +                          +              +      |             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 1| 8| 4| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 9| 3| 2|             
                                           | 9| 1| 0| 7| 1| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 6| 1| 0| 0| 9| 9| 1| 9| 1| 0| 0| 0| 9|             
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                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |             
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Ulcer                                |                                                                          |             
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Erosion                              |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tooth                                   | +  +  +  +  +     +  +  +  +  +  +     +  +  +     +  +  +     +     +  +|             
      Dysplasia                            | 2  2  3  2  2     3  3  3  1  2  3     3  3  4     3  1  2     2     2  4|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Mineralization, Focal                |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        |                                                                      1   |             
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |       2        2  2     2              3  2                    2         |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  I  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                              X                           |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 1| 8| 4| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 9| 3| 2|             
                                           | 9| 1| 0| 7| 1| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 6| 1| 0| 0| 9| 9| 1| 9| 1| 0| 0| 0| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |             
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|                   1           1           1           1     1            |             
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |                               1                       2        1         |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Tissue NOS                              |                                                                          |             
      Foreign Body                         |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Coagulating Gland                       |                         +                                                |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  I|             
      Degeneration, Cystic                 | 3           3              3                             3               |             
      Inflammation, Chronic                |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Prostate                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Seminal Vesicle                         | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                                     3                                    |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node                              |          +                    +  +                 +              +      |             
      Mediastinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid   |                                  3                                       |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  M|             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                  3                                       |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +|             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                     3                                    |             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 1| 8| 4| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 9| 3| 2|             
                                           | 9| 1| 0| 7| 1| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 6| 1| 0| 0| 9| 9| 1| 9| 1| 0| 0| 0| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                                                                          |             
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     | 3  2  2     3     3  2  2     3     3  2  2  2  3  3  2        4  3  3   |             
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                                 2     2                  |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Thymus                                  | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  +  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Ulcer                                |             3                                                            |             
      Pinna, Inflammation, Focal           |                                                                          |             
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |          3                                                               |             
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Inflammation,   |                                                                          |             
           Focal, Suppurative              |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperostosis                         |             1                             2                              |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                                                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Peripheral Nerve                        |                                                                   +      |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Spinal Cord                             |                                                                   +      |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Congestion                           |       3                                                                  |             
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 5| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7|             
                             DAY ON TEST   | 2| 3| 1| 8| 4| 3| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 2| 0| 3| 3| 3| 2| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 9| 3| 2|             
                                           | 9| 1| 0| 7| 1| 0| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 6| 1| 0| 0| 9| 9| 1| 9| 1| 0| 0| 0| 9|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|             
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1|             
    25                                     | 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 5| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7|             
    MG/KG                                  | 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|             
 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM - cont                 |                                                                          |             
      Hemorrhage                           |                                     3                                    |             
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                                          1               |             
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                                              1                       1   |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Hyperplasia                          |                                                                          |             
      Inflammation                         |    2  1  2                                                        2      |             
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Hyperplasia, Focal|                                                                          |             
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  A  I  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cataract                             |                                                                          |             
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |                                                                          |             
      Retrobulbar, Inflammation, Chronic,  |                                                                          |             
           Focal                           |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Cyst                                 | X                                                                        |             
      Inflammation                         |                               1                                          |             
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|             
 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
      Infarct                              |                                                       2                  |             
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                   1                                1                     |             
      Nephropathy                          |    1        2  1  1  1     1  1  1     1  1  1  3  3  2  1  2  2  2  1  1|             
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                                                X         |             
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |                                                                          |             
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|             
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|             
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________              
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 2| 1| 3| 0| 3| 2| 3| 2| 1| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 1| 1| 9| 0| 1| 5| 0| 9| 1| 9| 6| 0| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 0| 9| 2| 0| 0| 4| 1|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM                         |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Esophagus                               | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Foreign Body                         |             3                                                            |      1  3.0|
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Perforation                          |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Gallbladder                             | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +|  44        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Colon                  | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Rectum                 | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Large, Cecum                  | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Inflammation, Chronic, Focal         |                                                 3                        |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Duodenum               | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +|  46        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Jejunum                | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Intestine Small, Ileum                  | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Liver                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
      Clear Cell Focus                     |       X              X        X           X  X        X        X         |     16     |
      Congestion                           |                                                                      3   |      1  3.0|
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
      Eosinophilic Focus                   |       X                                                                  |      2     |
      Hepatodiaphragmatic Nodule           |                               X                                          |      1     |
      Infiltration Cellular, Mixed Cell    |                                                    2     1              1|      6  1.3|
      Thrombosis                           |                   3                                                      |      1  3.0|
      Hepatocyte, Necrosis, Focal          |                                  1                 3                 3   |      4  2.0|
      Hepatocyte, Syncytial Alteration,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
      Hepatocyte, Vacuolization Cytoplasmic|                3     2  3     2     2  2     3        3  1     1  2      |     23  2.2|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 2| 1| 3| 0| 3| 2| 3| 2| 1| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 1| 1| 9| 0| 1| 5| 0| 9| 1| 9| 6| 0| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 0| 9| 2| 0| 0| 4| 1|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ALIMENTARY SYSTEM - cont                  |                                                                          |            |
   Mesentery                               |                                  +                                       |   4        |
      Inflammation                         |                                  2                                       |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pancreas                                | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Acinus, Atrophy, Focal               |                                     1                                    |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Salivary Glands                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Forestomach                    | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Ulcer                                |                   2                                                      |      1  2.0|
      Epithelium, Hyperplasia              |                   2                                                  3   |      2  2.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Stomach, Glandular                      | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  A  +|  48        |
      Erosion                              |             2                                                            |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tooth                                   |       +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +        +  +  +        +        +      |  35        |
      Dysplasia                            |       2  4  1  1  4  3  3  2  3  4        4  3  2        3        2      |     35  2.6|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Heart                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Mineralization, Focal                |    1                                                                     |      1  1.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM                          |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Cortex                          | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Cytoplasmic Alteration, Focal        | 2                          2        3           1                        |      5  1.8|
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                      2                                                   |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Adrenal Medulla                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hyperplasia, Focal                   |                                                       1                  |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Islets, Pancreatic                      | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hyperplasia                          |          2           2        2  3  2                          1         |     13  2.1|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 2| 1| 3| 0| 3| 2| 3| 2| 1| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 1| 1| 9| 0| 1| 5| 0| 9| 1| 9| 6| 0| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 0| 9| 2| 0| 0| 4| 1|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 ENDOCRINE SYSTEM - cont                   |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Parathyroid Gland                       | +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  46        |
      Cyst                                 |                               X                                          |      2     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Pituitary Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Cyst                                 |                X           X                                X            |      3     |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thyroid Gland                           | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Follicle, Degeneration, Cystic, Focal|                                  2     2                                 |      7  1.3|
      Follicular Cell, Hyperplasia, Focal  |    2                                2  2           1     2        2  1  1|     11  1.5|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENERAL BODY SYSTEM                       |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Tissue NOS                              |             +                                                            |   1        |
      Foreign Body                         |             3                                                            |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 GENITAL SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Coagulating Gland                       |                                                                          |   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Epididymis                              | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  M  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Preputial Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Degeneration, Cystic                 |                                     3  3     3  3        3  3        3   |     11  3.0|
      Inflammation, Chronic                |          3                       3                 3                     |      3  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Prostate                                | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Inflammation                         |                                  2                                       |      1  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Seminal Vesicle                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Testes                                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 2| 1| 3| 0| 3| 2| 3| 2| 1| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 1| 1| 9| 0| 1| 5| 0| 9| 1| 9| 6| 0| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 0| 9| 2| 0| 0| 4| 1|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM - cont               |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone Marrow                             | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |       3                                                                  |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node                              |                                                    +                     |   6        |
      Mediastinal, Hyperplasia, Lymphoid   |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mandibular                  | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |       3                                                                  |      2  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lymph Node, Mesenteric                  | +  +  +  +  M  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spleen                                  | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Fibrosis, Focal                      |                2                                                         |      1  2.0|
      Hematopoietic Cell Proliferation     |                2     2     2           2  2  2  2  3     3  3           3|     29  2.5|
      Hyperplasia, Lymphoid                |                                           2                              |      3  2.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Thymus                                  | +  I  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  I  +  +  +  I|  44        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM                      |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Mammary Gland                           | M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M  M|   1        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skin                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Ulcer                                |                                                                         3|      2  3.0|
      Pinna, Inflammation, Focal           |                                                                         2|      1  2.0|
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Edema           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Subcutaneous Tissue, Inflammation,   |                                                                          |            |
           Focal, Suppurative              |       3                                                                  |      1  3.0|
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM                    |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Bone                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
                                                                                                                                    
  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
 __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 2| 1| 3| 0| 3| 2| 3| 2| 1| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 1| 1| 9| 0| 1| 5| 0| 9| 1| 9| 6| 0| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 0| 9| 2| 0| 0| 4| 1|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|____________|
 MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM - cont             |                                                                          |            |
      Hyperostosis                         |                                                                          |      2  1.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Skeletal Muscle                         |                   +                                                      |   1        |
 _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________|            |
 NERVOUS SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Brain                                   | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Peripheral Nerve                        |       +                                                                  |   2        |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Spinal Cord                             |       +                                                                  |   2        |
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 RESPIRATORY SYSTEM                        |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Lung                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Congestion                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hemorrhage                           |                                                                          |      1  3.0|
      Hyperplasia, Histiocytic             |                                        2                                 |      2  1.5|
      Alveolar Epithelium, Hyperplasia,    |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |    2  1                                                                  |      4  1.3|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Nose                                    | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Hyperplasia                          |          3                                                               |      1  3.0|
      Inflammation                         |       2                                   2                              |      6  1.8|
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Hyperplasia, Focal|       2                                                                  |      1  2.0|
      Nasolacrimal Duct, Inflammation      |                         1                                                |      1  1.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Trachea                                 | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  49        |
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 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM                     |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Eye                                     | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  47        |
      Cataract                             |       2                                                                  |      1  2.0|
      Cornea, Inflammation                 |       2                                                                  |      1  2.0|
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  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
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NTP Experiment-Test: 91005-08                  NONNEOPLASTIC LESIONS BY INDIVIDUAL ANIMAL                         Report: PEIRPT09  
Study Type: CHRONIC                                     METHYLENE BLUE TRIHYDRATE                                 Date: 06/02/05    
Route: GAVAGE                                                                                                     Time: 13:15:34    
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                                           | 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 7| 6| 7|            |
                             DAY ON TEST   | 3| 3| 3| 2| 1| 3| 0| 3| 2| 3| 2| 1| 3| 3| 2| 3| 3| 2| 3| 2| 3| 3| 3| 9| 3|            |
                                           | 2| 1| 1| 9| 0| 1| 5| 0| 9| 1| 9| 6| 0| 1| 9| 1| 0| 9| 0| 9| 2| 0| 0| 4| 1|            |
 __________________________________________|__________________________________________________________________________|      T (*) |
                                           | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      O     |
   B6C3F1 MICE MALE                        | 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0| 0|      T     |
                               ANIMAL ID   | 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 1| 2|      A     |
    25                                     | 7| 7| 7| 7| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 8| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 9| 0|      L     |
    MG/KG                                  | 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0| 1| 2| 3| 4| 5| 6| 7| 8| 9| 0|            |
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 SPECIAL SENSES SYSTEM - cont              |                                                                          |            |
      Retrobulbar, Inflammation, Chronic,  |                                                                          |            |
           Focal                           |       3                                                                  |      1  3.0|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Harderian Gland                         | +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  50        |
      Cyst                                 |                                                                          |      1     |
      Inflammation                         |                                                                          |      1  1.0|
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 URINARY SYSTEM                            |                                                                          |            |
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Kidney                                  | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
      Infarct                              |                                                                          |      1  2.0|
      Metaplasia, Focal, Osseous           |                               2              1                           |      4  1.3|
      Nephropathy                          | 1  1  2  1     1  2  2  1  1     3  1  1  1  1  2  1  2  2  1  1  1  2  3|     43  1.5|
      Renal Tubule, Cyst                   |                                                       X                  |      2     |
      Renal Tubule, Hyperplasia, Focal     |                                        2                       1         |      2  1.5|
                                           |__________________________________________________________________________|____________|
   Urinary Bladder                         | +  +  +  +  A  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +  +|  48        |
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  * : Total animals with tissue examined microscopically; total animals with lesion and mean severity grade                         
  + : Tissue examined microscopically                M : Missing tissue                        1-4 : Lesion qualified as:           
  X : Lesion present but not qualified               A : Autolysis precludes examination               1) Minimal  3) Moderate      
  I : Insufficient tissue                        BLANK : Not examined                                  2) Mild     4) Marked        
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                    
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