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centimeter

[SEN-tuh-me-ter] also written as cm. Metric measure of length, 1/100 of a meter. It takes about 2½ cm to equal 1 inch. See also meter, millimeter.

How is non-small cell lung cancer staged?

... T1: The tumor is no larger than 3 centimeters (cm)—slightly less than 1¼
inches—across, has not reached the membranes that surround the lungs ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-non-smallcell/detailedguide/non-small-cell-lung-cancer-staging

How are lung carcinoid tumors staged?

... This stage is also known as carcinoma in situ. T1: The tumor is no larger than
3 centimeters (cm) – slightly less than 1¼ inches – across. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcarcinoidtumor/detailedguide/lung-carcinoid-tumor-staging

How is small cell lung cancer staged?

... T1: The tumor is no larger than 3 centimeters (cm)—slightly less than 1¼
inches—across, has not reached the membranes that surround the lungs ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/lungcancer-smallcell/detailedguide/small-cell-lung-cancer-staging

How are gastrointestinal stromal tumors staged?

... This system is based on 4 key pieces of information: T describes the size
of the primary tumor, measured in centimeters (cm). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalstromaltumorgist/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-stromal-tumor-staging

How is salivary gland cancer staged?

... T1: Tumor is 2 cm (about ¾ inch) across or smaller. ... T2: Tumor is larger than
2 cm but no larger than 4 cm (about 1½ inch) across. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/salivaryglandcancer/detailedguide/salivary-gland-cancer-staging

How are oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers staged?

... T1: Tumor is 2 cm (about ¾ inch) across or smaller. T2: Tumor is larger
than 2 cm across, but smaller than 4 cm (about 1 ½ inch). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/oralcavityandoropharyngealcancer/detailedguide/oral-cavity-and-oropharyngeal-cancer-staging

How are gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors staged? | American ...

... T describes the size of the primary tumor, measured in centimeters (cm), and
whether the cancer has spread to organs next to the tumor. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/gastrointestinalcarcinoidtumor/detailedguide/gastrointestinal-carcinoid-tumors-staged

How is thyroid cancer staged? | American Cancer Society

... T0: No evidence of primary tumor. T1: The tumor is 2 cm (slightly less than
an inch) across or smaller and has not grown out of the thyroid. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/thyroidcancer/detailedguide/thyroid-cancer-staging

How is kidney cancer staged? | American Cancer Society

... T0: No evidence of a primary tumor. T1: The tumor is only in the kidney and
is no larger than 7 centimeters (cm), or a little less than 3 inches, across. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/kidneycancer/detailedguide/kidney-cancer-adult-staging

How are basal and squamous cell skin cancers staged?

... T1: The tumor is 2 centimeters (cm) across (about 4/5 inch) or smaller
and has no or only 1 high-risk feature (see below). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-basalandsquamouscell/detailedguide/skin-cancer-basal-and-squamous-cell-staging