Table 2

Reasons for death by tumor stage

Tumor stage
I (n = 93)II (n = 45)III (n = 35)IV (n = 41)Total (n = 214)
Local recurrence437620
Loco-regional recurrence11439
Distant metastases00123
Treatment related01113
New malignancy942318
Intercurrent disease (other than malignancy)10137838
Total2422222391