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Table 3 The distribution of the hot spot locations and its relationship to areas of moist desquamation

From: Evaluation the consistency of location of moist desquamation and skin high dose area for breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant radiotherapy after breast conservative surgery

   Moist desquamation occurred at the same area of the hot spot
The hot spot location # (total 48) Yes (%) No (%)
Axillary 9 9 (100) 0 (0)
Breast 27 11 (40.7) 16 (59.3)
Inframammary fold 7 6 (85.7) 1 (14.3)
Sternal/parasternal area 5 3 (60.0) 2 (40.0)