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Table 1 Patient’s profile

From: Role of high dose rate interstitial brachytherapy in early and locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of buccal mucosa

Distribution Number Percent
Number of patients 33  
Age group (in years) Range: 39 to 65, Mean-52.85
Male 19 57.57
Female 14 42.42
Habits
Tobacco chewing 21 63.63
Smoking 18 54.54
Alcohol 11 33.33
Betel nut chewing 21 63.63
None 2 6.06
Tumor growth characteristics
Infiltrative disease 17 51.51
Proliferative disease 13 39.39
Both 3 9.09
Disease status and treatment
T1 Disease 5 15.15
T2 Disease 16 48.48
T3 Disease 12 36.36
N0 28 84.84
N1 5 15.15
Stage 1 5 15.15
Stage II 13 39.4
Stage III 15 45.45
EBRT 13 39.39
CCRT 15 45.45
  1. Abbreviations: EBRT External beam radiotherapy, CCRT Concurrent Chemo Radiotherapy.