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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Multi-institutional comparison of volumetric modulated arc therapy vs. intensity-modulated radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancer: a planning study

Patient Location Classification Lymph nodes involved PTVelective PTVboost
     volume (cm3) volume (cm3)
1 Base of tongue R T1N2aM0 2 & 3 R 501 105
2 Tonsil R T2N2cM0 3 R & 2 bilat 621 234
3 Tonsil L T3N2cM0 1,2,3,4 bilat 992 381
4 Base of tongue R T3N2cM0 1b R & 2 bilat 836 422
5 Tonsil L T2N1M0 2 L 571 146
Average     704 258