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Table 2 Acute and late toxicity outcome

From: Single fraction of accelerated partial breast irradiation in the elderly: early clinical outcome

Toxicity Number of events %
Acute
 Grade 1
  Hyperpigmentation 12 26.7
  Epithelitis 3 6.7
  Breast hematoma 2 4.4
  Other 13 28.9
  Total 30 66.7
 Grade 2
  Breast pain 2 4.4
  Breast hematoma 2 4.4
  Skin hyperpigmentation 2 4.4
  Other 6 13.3
  Total 12 26.7
  Grade 3
  Breast hematoma 2 4.4
  Breast infection 1 2.2
  Total 3 6.7
  Total number of events 45 100
Late
 Grade 1
  Breast fibrosis 4 26.7
  Puncture site hypopig. 5 33.3
  Telangectasia 2 13.3
  Epithelitis 1 6.7
  Other 1 6.7
  Total 13 86.7
 Grade 2
  Breast fibrosis 2 13.3
  Total number of events 15 100
 Cosmetic outcome
  Excellent 39 76.4
  Good 12 25.6
  1. Puncture site hypopig.: Puncture site hypopigmentation