BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Clinical Study

Clinical Outcomes and Prognostic Factors of 695 Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Patients Treated with Intensity-Modulated Radiotherapy

Table 4

Frequency (%) of acute toxicity (Radiation Therapy Oncology Group acute radiation morbidity scoring criteria).

Grade
01234

Xerostomia285 (41.0%)368 (52.9%)42 (6.1%)
Skin reaction502 (72.3%)167 (24.0%)26 (3.7%)
Mucositis149 (21.4%)303 (43.6%)243 (35.0%)
Dysphagia284 (40.9%)338 (48.6%)73 (10.5%)