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415 chest XTR

11 (median)

10% developed ischemic heart disease at a median 9 years after treatment. 7% developed carotid and/or valvular dysfunction at a median of 22 years, most commonly aortic stenosis. Risk associated with higher XRT dose. Chemotherapy not associated with higher risk.

XRT, radiation therapy; MI, myocardial infarction; CAD, coronary artery disease.

XRT, radiation therapy; MI, myocardial infarction; CAD, coronary artery disease.

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