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Table 2 Treatment-related toxicity

From: Prognostic model based on the geriatric nutritional risk index and sarcopenia in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

 GNRI/sarcopenia riskP
High cachexia risk
(n = 71)
Low cachexia risk
(n = 157)
Hematologic toxicity, grade ≥ 3
 Anemia22 (31.0)23 (14.7)0.004
 Neutropenia60 (84.5)127 (80.9)0.510
 Febrile neutropenia31 (43.7)41 (26.1)0.008
 Thrombocytopenia31 (43.7)29 (18.5)<  0.001
Any non-hematologic toxicity, grade ≥ 335 (49.3)48 (30.6)0.007
Treatment-related mortality14 (19.7)6 (3.8)<  0.001
Early treatment discontinuation28 (39.4)12 (7.6)<  0.001
  1. Abbreviations: GNRI Geriatric Nutritional Risk Index