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Table 2 Anatomic location of irradiated osteolyses

From: Effects of Radiotherapy in the treatment of multiple myeloma: a retrospective analysis of a Single Institution

Location    Analgesia % Side Effects %
   No. Total Full Partial (Level I-II)
Spine Thoracic Spine (TS) 32 84 38 47 20
  Lumbar Spine (LS) 12 100 25 75 25
  Cervical Spine (CS) 8 75 38 37 13
  CS/TS 4 100 100 0 0
  TS/LS 11 79 45 54 20
Extremities Superior 12 91 16 75 16
  Inferior 15 80 0 80 8
Trunk Pelvis/Hip 24 87 41 45 19
Others Sternum 3 100 10 90 25
  Ribs 9 55 11 44 11
  Clivus 2 100 50 50 0
  Skull 10 70 10 60 50
Extramedullary tumor   10 90 30 60 21
Other tocations/missing data   18     
  1. Level (RTOG).