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Table 4 Late toxicity results (n = 351)

From: High dose rate brachytherapy as monotherapy for localised prostate cancer: a hypofractionated two-implant approach in 351 consecutive patients

  Grade
Toxicity 1 2 3 4
Genitourinary     
   Frequency/Urgency 105(29.9%) 17 (4.8%) 2 (0.6%) -
   Dysuria 17 (4.8%) 4 (1.1%) 2 (0.6%) 0
   Incontinence 30 (8.6%) 18 (5.1%) 1 (0.3%) 0
   Retention 59 (16.8%) 19 (5.4%) 7 (2.0%) 0
Errectile Dysfunction 85 (24.2%) 55 (15.7%) 58 (16.5%) -
Gastrointestinal (Rectum)     
   Pain 7 (2.0%) 1 (0.3%) 1 (0.3%) 0
   Mucositis/Necrosis 0 3 (0.8%) 4 (1.2%) 0
   Diarrhea 0 0 0 0