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Table 3 Prevalence of toxicities according to RTOG scale

From: Intermediate-risk prostate cancer patients treated with androgen deprivation therapy and a hypofractionated radiation regimen with or without image guided radiotherapy

Follow-up (months)   During RT 3 6 9 12 18 24
Toxicity Grade % % % % % % %
Bowel frequency 0 87 99 98 98 98 100 98
  1 8 1 2 2 2 0 2
  2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
Proctitis 0 95 100 100 100 99 99 100
  1 4 0 0 0 1 1 0
  2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rectal bleeding 0 92 96 96 93 94 94 91
  1 5 3 2 4 3 3 7
  2 3 1 1 2 2 2 0
  3 0 0 1 1 1 1 2
Hematuria 0 99 97 98 98 97 96 95
  1 1 3 2 2 3 4 4
  2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dysuria 0 79 89 95 93 98 97 96
  1 20 11 5 7 2 3 4
  2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urinary frequency 0 79 94 93 95 93 96 96
  1 18 5 6 5 6 4 4
  2 3 1 1 0 1 0 0
Retention 0 89 97 95 96 97 96 96
  1 10 2 3 1 1 2 0
  2 1 1 0 1 0 1 2
  3 0 0 2 2 2 1 2
Incontinence 0 87 80 85 90 90 87 87
  1 8 18 14 9 9 10 11
  2 5 2 1 1 1 3 2