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Table 2 Patient characteristics for RT and CCRT cohorts

From: Management of oropharyngeal cancer: a cross-sectional review of institutional practice at a large Canadian referral centre

Site of involvement RT group CCRT group
Base of tongue 21 33
Posterior pharyngeal wall 2 1
Soft palate 2 1
Tonsil 25 55
T-stage RT group CCRT group
1 8 16
2 20 30
3 16 22
4 6 22
N-stage** RT group CCRT group
0 17 9
1 16 20
2 14 48
3 3 13
Disease stage** RT group CCRT group
II 5 2
III 24 17
IVa 4 10
IVA 14 48
IVB 3 13
  1. **Significant to 0.001.
  2. Comparison of site of involvement, T-stage, N-stage, and disease stage of patients who underwent RT (n = 50) as first-line treatment as opposed to CCRT (n = 88); **Significant to 0.01.