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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Excellent local control with IOERT and postoperative EBRT in high grade extremity sarcoma: results from a subgroup analysis of a prospective trial

Patient characteristics N %
Age   
Median 52
Min 37
Max 65
Gender   
Male 23 68
Female 11 32
Localisation   
Upper limb 4 12
Lower limb 30 88
Histology   
Liposarcoma 10 29
Synovial sarcoma 7 21
NOS 6 18
MFH 6 18
Leiomyosarcoma 1 3
Other 4 12
Grading   
FNCLCC grade 2 16 47
FNCLCC grade 3 18 53
Size at FD   
5-10 cm 17 50
> 10 cm 17 50
Prior surgery   
Biopsy only* 26 76
Previous surgery** 8 24
  1. n: number of patients,%: percentage, age:[years], NOS: sarcoma not otherwise specified, MFH: malignant fibrous histocytoma, FNCLCC: Federation Nationales des Centres de Lutte Contre le Cancer, FD: first diagnosis, cm: centimeter, *: no surgery except incisional biopsy for pathological diagnosis, **: non-oncological surgical procedures.