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Table 6 Time interval between initial treatment and occurrence of various sequelae

From: Evolutionary aspects of non-metastatic breast cancer after primary treatment in a sub-Saharan African setting: a 16-year retrospective review at the Douala general hospital, Cameroon

Variable Period (months) Frequency(Percentage of total)
Arm edema <12 10(58.8)
  12–24 4(23.5)
  25–36 3(17.6)
   17(100)
Lung fibrosis <6 2(50)
  6–12 1(25)
  >12 1(25)
   4(100)
Radiodermatitis 7 1(100)
Lung telangiectasia 24 1(100)
Nervous plexopathy 12 1(100)
Skin fibrosis 12 1(100)
Rib fracture 24 1(100)
  1. The entries in boldface/italics represent the total case files for which information on the relevant variable was available