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Table 5 The mean lifetime attributed cancer induction risks due to whole lung low dose radiotherapy (with a prescribed dose equal to 1 Gy) in 3D-CRT AP–PA 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 0.232 0.162 0.157 0.145 0.116 0.081 0.041
Liver 0.171 0.125 0.120 0.108 0.080 0.046 0.017
Lung 1.743 1.785 1.217 1.182 1.041 0.761 0.398
Other 0.655 0.416 0.361 0.294 0.206 0.120 0.048
Thyroid 0.023 0.010 0.003 0.001 0.000 0.000 0.000
All solids 2.825 1.941 1.858 1.730 1.443 1.007 0.504
Female
Stomach 0.250 0.173 0.168 0.154 0.130 0.091 0.053
Liver 0.080 0.057 0.057 0.051 0.040 0.029 0.011
Lung 4.048 2.831 2.808 2.691 2.352 1.720 0.901
Breast 5.234 3.087 1.720 0.854 0.378 0.146 0.049
Other 0.678 0.435 0.380 0.311 0.229 0.143 0.063
Thyroid 0.124 0.045 0.015 0.004 0.001 0.000 0.000
All solids 10.466 6.664 5.184 4.097 3.156 2.148 1.088
  1. Risk values are presented as incidence probability per 100 individuals