Table 4

Toxicity during and after salvage chemoradiotherapy
   Toxicity Grade 0 Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4 Toxicity of any grade (%) Toxicity of grade 3–4 (%)
Hematological toxicity
  Leukopenia 6 11 11 3 0 81 10
  Neutropenia 12 13 5 1 0 61 3
  Anemia 4 14 10 3 0 87 10
  Thrombocytopenia 12 16 3 0 0 61 0
  AST/ALT 20 9 2 0 0 35 0
Non-hematological toxicity
  Fatigue 7 17 5 2 0 77 6
  Anorexia 4 18 3 5 1 87 19
  Nausea 9 15 5 2 0 71 6
  Vomiting 24 6 0 1 0 23 3
  Diarrhea 21 8 2 0 0 32 0
  Abdominal pain 20 9 2 0 0 35 0
  Stomatitis 29 2 0 0 0 6 0
  Skin rash 29 2 0 0 0 6 0
  Infection 29 0 1 1 0 6 3
  Gastrointestinal ulcer 27 0 2 1 1 13 6

AST aspartate transaminase, ALT alanine transaminase.

Mayahara et al.

Mayahara et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:609   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-609

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