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Table 3 The acute SBRT a -related toxicities in present study (n = 23)

From: Stereotactic body radiation therapy for post-pulmonary lobectomy isolated lung metastasis of thoracic tumor: survival and side effects

Toxicitiesb Toxicity grades, n (%)
Grade 0 Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4
Radiation pneumonitis
Cough 9 (39.1) 7 (30.4) 4 (17.4) 2 (8.7) 1 (4.3)c
Shortness of breath 21 (91.3) 0 1 (4.3) 0 1 (4.3)c
Other treatment-related toxicities
Chest wall pain 22 (95.7) 0 1 (4.3) 0 0
Acute esophagitis 21 (91.3) 0 2 (8.7) 0 0
  1. a: stereotactic body radiation therapy; b : according to the Common Toxicity Criteria for Adverse Events, version 3.0; c: same patient.