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Table 4 Severe late toxicity grade > II CTCAE v3.0

From: Prospective phase II study of preoperative short-course radiotherapy for rectal cancer with twice daily fractions of 2.9 Gy to a total dose of 29 Gy - Long-term results

Late toxicity Number of patients (%)
  Grade III Grade IV
Late anastomotic leakage   4 (3.4)
Small bowel ileus 1 (0.8) 3 (2.5)
Chronic diarrhea 3 (2.5)  
Anal incontinence   1 (0.8)