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Table 4 The distribution of moist desquamation occurrence areas and its relationship to the hot spot locations

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

   The hot spot located at that area
Moist desquamation area # (total 65) Yes (%) No (%)
Axillary 35 9 (25.7) 26 (74.3)
Breast 14 11 (78.6) 3 (21.4)
Inframammary fold 12 6 (50.0) 6 (50.0)
Sternal/parasternal area 4 3 (75.0) 1 (25.0)