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clavicle

[klav-ih-kuhl] the collarbone. One on either side connects bones of the shoulder to the breastbone (sternum). Lymph nodes are above and below this bone. See also lymph node, infraclavicular, supraclavicular.

How is breast cancer staged? | American Cancer Society

... Cancer has spread to the lymph nodes under the clavicle (collar bone), with
at least one area of cancer spread greater than 2mm. N3b: either: ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-staging

How is breast cancer in men staged?

... Cancer has spread to the lymph nodes under the clavicle (collar bone), and
at least one area of cancer spread is greater than 2 mm. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-staging

Cancer Glossary

... infraclavicular Search [in-fruh-kluh-VICK-yuh-ler]. lymph nodes located
under the collar bone (clavicle). See also clavicle ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=i

How is small cell lung cancer staged?

... Lymph nodes above the collarbone (clavicle) can be affected in limited stage
as long as they are on the same side of the chest as the cancer. ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... It gives an estimate of breast cancer risk based on certain risk factors.
clavicle Search [klav-ih-kuhl]. the collarbone. One ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=c

Cancer Glossary

... supraclavicular lymph nodes Search [sue-pruh-klah-VICK-you-lar]. lymph
nodes that are found just above the collarbone (clavicle). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=s

Can breast cancer be found early? | American Cancer Society

... breastbone). Be sure to check the entire breast area going down until you
feel only ribs and up to the neck or collar bone (clavicle). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-detection

Lung Cancer (Small Cell)

... Lymph nodes above the collarbone (clavicle) can be affected in limited stage
as long as they are on the same side of the chest as the cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003116-pdf.pdf

Breast Cancer in Men

... Lymph node biopsy: Cancer in the breast can spread to lymph nodes
under the arm and around the collar bone (clavicle). ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003091-pdf.pdf

Breast Cancer

... breastbone). Be sure to check the entire breast area going down until you
feel only ribs and up to the neck or collar bone (clavicle). ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003090-pdf.pdf