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Table 4 Toxicities of NACRT and complications of surgery

From: Neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy for patients with unresectable radically locally advanced colon cancer: a potential improvement to overall survival and decrease to multivisceral resection

  No. (%)
Myelosuppression
Grade 0–2 83 (83.0%)
Grade 3–4 17 (17.0%)
Mucositis/dermatitis
Grade 0–2 97 (97.0%)
Grade 3–4 3 (3.0%)
GI toxicities
Grade 0–2 93 (93.0%)
Grade 3–4 7 (7.0%)
Intestinal obstruction
Yes 8 (8.0%)
No 92 (92.0%)
Postsurgical complications
Grade 0–2 82 (92.1%)
Grade 3–4 7 (7.9%)
Nonresectable surgerya 11
Anastomotic leakage
Yes 3 (3.2%)
No 86 (96.8%)
Nonresectable surgerya 11
  1. Abbreviation: GI Gastrointestinal
  2. aIncludes 7 patients who abandoned surgery and 4 patients who underwent EL