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Table 5 Acute and late toxicity related to radiation treatment

From: Radiotherapy of nasopharyngeal cancer using Rapidarc: dosimetric study of military teaching hospital Mohamed V, Morocco

  Acute toxicity (grading)a Late toxicity (grading)a
no 1 2 3 4 no 1 2 3 4
Radiation mucitis 4 (14.8) 11 (40.7) 11 (40.7) 1 (3.7) 0      
Radiation dermatitis 1 (3.7) 4 (14.8) 20 (74.1) 2 (7.4) 0      
Xerostomia       5 (15.6) 15 (46.9) 9 (28.1) 3 (9.4) 0
Hearing loss       18 (56.3) 10 (31.3) 4 (12.5) 0 0
Brain radiation necrosis       32 (100) 0 0 0 0
  1. aQualitative variable expressed in n (%)