stage I penile cancer

Cancer is found in connective tissue just under the skin of the penis.

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  • stage IV penile cancer — Cancer has spread to tissues near the penis and may have spread to lymph nodes in the groin or pelvis; or cancer has spread anywhere in or near the penis and to one or more lymph nodes deep in the pelvis or groin; or cancer has spread to distant… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage II penile cancer — Cancer has spread to connective tissue just under the skin of the penis and to one lymph node in the groin; or cancer has spread to erectile tissue (spongy tissue that fills with blood to make an erection) and may have spread to one lymph node in …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage III penile cancer — Cancer has spread to connective tissue or erectile tissue of the penis and to more than one lymph node in the groin; or cancer has spread to the urethra or prostate and may have spread to one or more lymph nodes in the groin …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage 0 penile carcinoma in situ — Abnormal cells are found on the surface of the skin of the penis. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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