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*Graduate school, Oita University of Nursing and Health Sciences. Oita city, Oita 870-1201, Japan; †Medical Exposure Research Project, National Institute of Radiological Sciences. Chiba city, Chiba 263-8555, Japan; ‡Division of Particle Therapy, National Cancer Center Hospital East. Kashiwa city, Chiba 277-8577, Japan; §Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, Rockville, MD 20850, USA; **Department of Radiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.