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Table 4 Frequency of ocular complications after radiotherapy reported in the current study and the corresponding radiotherapy dose

From: Outcomes in patients with lacrimal gland carcinoma treated with definitive radiotherapy or eye-sparing surgery followed by adjuvant radiotherapy

ComplicationsPatient numberPercentage (%)Time of occurrence (m)RT total dose (cGy)RT fraction dose (cGy)
Punctate keratitis527.781.14–7.95000–7000200
Cataract422.222.13–112.76000–6600200
Dry eye211.116.49–11.056600200
Blepharitis211.112.06–8.006000200
Trichiasis15.5616.366000200
Acute conjunctivitis15.560.685000250
Corneal epithelial defect15.5623.387200200
Filamentary keratitis15.566.657000200
Radiation retinopathy15.5674.396600200
Vitreous hemorrhage15.5610.926840180
  1. RT radiotherapy, cGy centigray