stage IA gallbladder cancer

Stage I gallbladder cancer is divided into stages IA and IB. In stage IA, cancer has spread beyond the innermost (mucosal) layer to the connective tissue or to the muscle layer.

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  • stage IIA gallbladder cancer — Stage II gallbladder cancer is divided into stages IIA and IIB. In stage IIA, cancer has spread beyond the tissue that covers the gallbladder and/or to the liver and/or to one nearby organ, such as the stomach, small intestine, colon, pancreas,… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage IIB gallbladder cancer — Stage II gallbladder cancer is divided into stages IIA and IIB. In stage IIB, cancer has spread in one of the following ways: (1) beyond the innermost layer to the connective tissue and to nearby lymph nodes; or (2) to the muscle layer and nearby …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage IB gallbladder cancer — Stage I gallbladder cancer is divided into stages IA and IB. In stage IB, cancer has spread beyond the muscle layer to the connective tissue around the muscle …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage IV gallbladder cancer — In stage IV, cancer has spread to nearby lymph nodes and/or to organs far away from the gallbladder …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage III gallbladder cancer — In stage III, cancer has spread to a main blood vessel in the liver or to nearby organs and may have spread to nearby lymph nodes …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage 0 gallbladder carcinoma in situ — Abnormal cells are found in the innermost (mucosal) layer of the gallbladder. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage II extrahepatic bile duct cancer — Stage II is divided into stage IIA and IIB. In stage IIA, cancer has spread to the liver, gallbladder, pancreas, and/or to either the right or left branches of the hepatic artery or of the portal vein (major blood vessels that carry blood to the… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage IIIB adult primary liver cancer — Stage III adult primary liver cancer is divided into stages IIIA, IIIB, and IIIC. In stage IIIB, there are one or more tumors of any size that have either (1) spread to nearby organs other than the gallbladder; or (2) broken through the lining of …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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