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Table 3 Acute and late toxicities after stereotactic body radiotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma

From: Stereotactic body radiation therapy using a respiratory-gated volumetric-modulated arc therapy technique for small hepatocellular carcinoma

   No. of patients (%)
  Adverse events Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5
Acute Non-classic RILD 38 (31.9) 8 (6.7) 2 (1.7)
  Fatigue 12 (10.1)
  Anorexia 2 (1.7)
  Nausea 8 (6.7)
  Pain 2 (1.7) 1 (0.8)
  Diarrhoea
Late Fracture (rib) 7 (5.9) 2 (1.7)
  Pneumonitis 20 (16.8)
  Stricture (biliary tract) 5 (4.2) 2 (1.7)
  1. RILD radiation-induced liver disease