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Table 9 The mean lifetime attributed cancer induction risks due to whole lung low dose radiotherapy (with a prescribed dose equal to 1 Gy) in IMRT 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 0.172 0.120 0.116 0.108 0.086 0.060 0.030
Liver 0.165 0.121 0.116 0.105 0.077 0.044 0.017
Lung 1.624 1.145 1.134 1.101 0.970 0.709 0.371
Other 0.437 0.277 0.241 0.196 0.137 0.080 0.032
Thyroid 0.038 0.016 0.005 0.002 0.001 0.000 0.000
All solids 2.436 1.679 1.611 1.511 1.271 0.893 0.449
Female
Stomach 0.224 0.155 0.151 0.138 0.116 0.082 0.047
Liver 0.077 0.055 0.055 0.050 0.039 0.028 0.011
Lung 3.771 2.638 2.616 2.507 2.191 1.602 0.839
Breast 2.360 1.392 0.776 0.385 0.171 0.066 0.022
Other 0.452 0.290 0.253 0.207 0.153 0.095 0.042
Thyroid 0.203 0.074 0.025 0.007 0.002 0.001 0.000
All solids 7.087 4.603 3.876 3.294 2.670 1.873 0.962
  1. Risk values are presented as incidence probability per 100 individuals