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Table 2 Hodgkin's lymphoma treatment

From: Clinical outcome of breast cancer occurring after treatment for Hodgkin's lymphoma: case-control analysis

  No. of patients %
Modality   
   RT only 14 50
   RT + CT 14 50
RT machines *   
   Van de Graff 8 32
   Linear accelerator 4 MV 1 4
   Linear accelerator 6 MV 5 16
   Linear accelerator 10 MV 12 48
Dose to mediastinum (Gy) ¶   
   None ‡ 1 3.7
   20 –40 14 51.8
   ≥40 12 44.5
RT field   
   Standard mantle 9 28.6
   Modified mantle 2 10.7
   TLI/STLI§ 16 57.2
   IF 1 3.5
  1. Abbreviations: RT, radiotherapy; STLI, subtotal lymphoid irradiation; TLI, total lymphoid irradiation; IF, involved field, CT, chemotherapy.
  2. * Data were not available for two patients.
  3. Dose was unknown for one patient.
  4. This patient received only involved field RT to left neck and supraclavicular lymph nodes.
  5. § One of these patients also received unilateral lung irradiation to 15 Gy.