stage IV anal cancer

The tumor may be any size, and cancer has spread to distant parts of the body. It may also have spread to lymph nodes and nearby organs.

English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • stage III anal cancer — is divided into stage IIIA and IIIB. Stage IIIA anal cancer has spread to the lymph nodes around the rectum or to nearby organs such as the vagina or bladder. Stage IIIB cancer has spread to the lymph nodes in the middle of the abdomen or in the… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage IIIA anal cancer — Stage III anal cancer is divided into stages IIIA and IIIB. In stage IIIA, the tumor may be any size and has spread to either (1) lymph nodes near the rectum; or (2) nearby organs, such as the vagina, urethra, and bladder …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage IIIB anal cancer — Stage III anal cancer is divided into stages IIIA and IIIB. In stage IIIB, the tumor may be any size and has spread to (1) nearby organs and to lymph nodes near the rectum; or (2) lymph nodes on one side of the pelvis and/or groin, and may have… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage I anal cancer — The tumor is no larger than 2 centimeters …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage II anal cancer — The tumor is larger than 2 centimeters …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage 0 anal carcinoma in situ — Abnormal cells are found in the innermost lining of the anus. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Anal cancer — ] cite web | Morten Frisch, Jorgen H. Olsen, Andrea Bautz, and Mads Melbye | title =Benign Anal Lesions and the Risk of Anal Cancer | url=http://content.nejm.org/cgi/content/full/331/5/300 | year = 1994 | publsiher=N Engl J Med 1995; 332:190 191 …   Wikipedia

  • Cancer Colo-rectal — Cancer du côlon Le cancer du côlon se développe à partir de la muqueuse du « gros intestin » ou côlon. Dans 70% des cas, la tumeur se développe dans le sigmoïde (boucle située dans la fosse iliaque gauche). Les cancers du côlon et du… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cancer Du Côlon — Le cancer du côlon se développe à partir de la muqueuse du « gros intestin » ou côlon. Dans 70% des cas, la tumeur se développe dans le sigmoïde (boucle située dans la fosse iliaque gauche). Les cancers du côlon et du rectum étant assez …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cancer colique — Cancer du côlon Le cancer du côlon se développe à partir de la muqueuse du « gros intestin » ou côlon. Dans 70% des cas, la tumeur se développe dans le sigmoïde (boucle située dans la fosse iliaque gauche). Les cancers du côlon et du… …   Wikipédia en Français


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.