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Table 11 The mean lifetime attributed cancer induction risks due to whole lung low dose radiotherapy (with a prescribed dose equal to 1 Gy) in VMAT technique for adult male and female patients at different ages

From: Estimating cancer risks due to whole lungs low dose radiotherapy with different techniques for treating COVID-19 pneumonia

  Age at exposure time (years)
20 30 40 50 60 70 80
Male
Stomach 0.180 0.126 0.122 0.113 0.090 0.063 0.032
Liver 0.171 0.125 0.120 0.108 0.080 0.046 0.017
Lung 1.639 1.155 1.144 1.111 0.979 0.715 0.374
Other 0.484 0.307 0.267 0.217 0.152 0.088 0.036
Thyroid 0.074 0.032 0.011 0.004 0.001 0.000 0.000
All solids 2.547 1.745 1.662 1.552 1.302 0.912 0.458
Female
Stomach 0.234 0.162 0.158 0.144 0.122 0.086 0.050
Liver 0.080 0.057 0.057 0.051 0.040 0.029 0.011
Lung 3.806 2.662 2.640 2.530 2.211 1.617 0.847
Breast 2.531 1.493 0.832 0.413 0.183 0.071 0.024
Other 0.501 0.321 0.281 0.229 0.169 0.105 0.047
Thyroid 0.396 0.144 0.049 0.014 0.004 0.001 0.000
All solids 7.547 4.838 4.016 3.382 2.728 1.908 0.978
  1. Risk values are presented as incidence probability per 100 individuals