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Table 2 Distribution by stage and histology

From: Pattern of use of radiotherapy for lung cancer: a descriptive study

NSCLC N = 494 (81%) SCLC N = 116 (19%)
Stage N (%) radical N (%) palliative Total (%) Stage N (%) radical N (%) palliative Total (%)
I 17 (6.2) 4 (2) 21 (4.2)     
II 33 (12.1) 8 (3.7) 41 (8.3) Limited 82 (71) - 82 (71)
III 179(65.3) 125 (57) 304 (61.5)     
IV 45 (16.4) 83 (37.3) 128 (26) Extended - 34 (29) 34 (29)
n = 610 274 (55.4) 220 (44.6) 494 (100)   82 (71) 34 (29) 116 (100)