Table 4.

Characteristics of disease relapses according to initial therapy

All relapses (N = 15)RT only (n = 8)Combined therapy (n = 5)Systemic therapy only (n = 2)
Isolated initial site
 Yes2 (13)002 (100)
 No13 (87)8 (100)5 (100)0
Isolated distant
 Yes13 (87)8 (100)5 (100)0
 No2 (13)02 (100)
Isolated contra-diaphragmatic
 Yes10 (67)7 (88)3 (60)0
 No5 (33)1 (12)2 (40)2 (100)
Median time to relapse (range), mo6.2 (1.2-23.8)7.7 (2.8-15.7)6.2 (2.5-23.8)2.8 (1.2-4.5)
Relapse >5 y from diagnosis10 (67)6 (75)4 (80)0
  • Unless otherwise noted, all data are n (%).