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millimeter

also written as mm. A metric measure of length that is 1/1000 of a meter. 10 mm equals 1 centimeter, and 1,000 mm equals a meter. It takes about 25 mm (or 2.5 cm) to equal 1 inch. See also centimeter, meter.

How are eye cancers staged?

... T4a: The part of the tumor that is outside the eyeball is 5 millimeters
(mm) — about 1/5 of an inch — or less across in size. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/eyecancer/detailedguide/eye-cancer-staging

How is melanoma skin cancer staged?

... In general, melanomas less than 1 millimeter (mm) thick (about 1/25
of an inch) have a very small chance of spreading. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/skincancer-melanoma/detailedguide/melanoma-skin-cancer-staging

How is breast cancer in men staged?

... These questions are still being studied, but for now, a deposit of cancer cells
must contain at least 200 cells or be at least 0.2 mm across (less than 1 ...

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

How is breast cancer staged?

... These questions are still being studied, but for now, a deposit of cancer cells
must contain at least 200 cells or be at least 0.2 mm across (less than 1 ...

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

How is cervical cancer staged?

... This stage also includes cancers that can only be seen with a microscope
if they have spread deeper than 5 mm (about 1/5 inch) into connective ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cervicalcancer/detailedguide/cervical-cancer-staged

How is vulvar cancer staged?

... T1a, N0, M0): These are stage I cancers with tumors that are 2 cm or less that
have grown into the underlying tissue no deeper than 1 mm (about 1 ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/vulvarcancer/detailedguide/vulvar-cancer-staging

Understanding Your Lab Test Results

... are often shown as multiples of a million, sometimes abbreviated as M. The
/mm 3 stands for cubic millimeter, which is the same as µL (microliter). ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/understanding-your-lab-test-results

Eye Cancer (Melanoma and Lymphoma)

... Page 17. • T4a: The part of the tumor that is outside the eyeball is 5 millimeters
(mm) — about 1/5 of an inch — or less across in size. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003100-pdf.pdf

Understanding Your Lab Test Results

... are often shown as multiples of a million, sometimes abbreviated as M. The
/mm 3 stands for cubic millimeter, which is the same as µL (microliter). ...

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Understanding Your Lab Test Results

... are often shown as multiples of a million, sometimes abbreviated as M. The
/mm 3 stands for cubic millimeter, which is the same as µL (microliter). ...

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