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Table 4 Acute and chronic toxicity of elderly cercal cancer patients treated with RT or CCRT

From: Outcome and toxicity of radical radiotherapy or concurrent Chemoradiotherapy for elderly cervical cancer women

   Total RT CCRT p
≥grade 3 acute toxicity Hematological toxicity 25 (31.5%) 8 (16.3%) 15 (62.5%) <0.001
Gastrointestinal toxicity 14 (19.1%) 9 (18.4%) 5 (20.8%) 1.000
Urinary toxicity 9 (12.3%) 5 (10.2%) 4 (16.7%) 0.705
≥grade 3 chronic toxicity Gastrointestinal toxicity 3 (4.1%) 3 (4.1%) 0 (0%) 0.546
Genitourinary toxicity 2 (2.7%) 1(2.0%) 1 (4.2%) 1.000
  1. Abbreviations: RT Radiotherapy, CCRT Concurrent chemoradiotherapy