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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 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

How is breast cancer staged?

... 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

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

Breast Cancer Symptoms: What You Need to Know

... If it does turn out to be cancer, the sooner it's diagnosed the better.
Swelling in or around your breast, collarbone, or armpit. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/features/breast-cancer-symptoms-what-you-need-to-know

How is malignant mesothelioma staged?

... N3: Spread to lymph nodes near the collarbone on either side (supraclavicular
lymph nodes), and/or spread to hilar or mediastinal lymph nodes on ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/malignantmesothelioma/detailedguide/malignant-mesothelioma-staging

Staging of inflammatory breast cancer

... in lymph nodes on the same side as the breast cancer under the arm (called
axillary lymph nodes), around the collarbone (called supraclavicular or ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/inflammatorybreastcancer/inflammatory-breast-cancer-inflammatory-br-ca-staging

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

Breast awareness and self-exam

... 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/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-acs-recs-bse

How is nasopharyngeal cancer staged?

... or bones (any T). It has spread to lymph nodes that are larger than 6 cm across
and/or are located in the shoulder area above the collarbone (N3). ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/nasopharyngealcancer/detailedguide/nasopharyngeal-cancer-staging

Breast Cancer Symptoms: What You Need to Know

... If it does turn out to be cancer, the sooner it's diagnosed the better.
Swelling in or around your breast, collarbone, or armpit. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/breast-cancer-symptoms-what-you-need-to-know