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Table 3 ROTG scale used

From: Preventing the acute skin side effects in patients treated with radiotherapy for breast cancer: the use of corneometry in order to evaluate the protective effect of moisturizing creams

 Grade 0 Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3 Grade 4
  Light and/or painless erythema Sensitive and /or intense erythema Desquamation Ulceration
No changes Epilation Desquamation Widespread sweating Haemorrhage
  Desquamation Partial sweating Marked edema Necrosis
  Dryness Moderate edema