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negative margin

see surgical margin.

Surgery for nasal cavity and paranasal sinus cancers ...

... removed with “negative” or “clear” margins. Negative margins mean
that it is less likely that any cancer was left behind. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/nasalcavityandparanasalsinuscancer/detailedguide/nasal-cavity-and-paranasal-sinuses-cancer-treating-surgery

Types of breast cancers | American Cancer Society

... or in the cancer cells, into groups like hormone receptor-positive or
triple-negative. ... are treated by removing the tumor along with a margin of normal ...

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

New Hope In Treating Triple Negative Breast Cancer

... I am very concerned, it appears that Triple Negative Cancer is one of the worst ...
4. The tumor was under 1 cm and I had clear margins and lymph ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/06/01/new-hope-in-treating-triple-negative-breast-cancer.aspx

Treatment options by type, location, and stage of nasal cavity ...

... Radiation may not be needed for people with stage I cancers if the cancer
was removed completely with negative margins (meaning that there are ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/nasalcavityandparanasalsinuscancer/detailedguide/nasal-cavity-and-paranasal-sinuses-cancer-treating-by-stage

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http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/category/feed/vitamins.aspx

Cancer Glossary

... was found there. See also lymph nodes. negative margin Search. see
surgical margin. neoadjuvant therapy Search [nee ...

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

Surgery for breast cancer | American Cancer Society

... of the tissue, it is said to have negative or clear ... The distance from the tumor
to the margin is also ... Even if the margins are “clear”, they could be “close ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-treating-surgery

How is breast cancer classified? | American Cancer Society

... the prognosis for a woman with DCIS, include the surgical margin (how close ...
If the results are 1+ (or 0), the cancer is considered HER2-negative. ...

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

Treatment options for cervical cancer, by stage

... If the edges of the cone don't contain cancer cells (called negative margins),
they can be watched closely without further treatment as long as the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cervicalcancer/detailedguide/cervical-cancer-treating-by-stage

Surgery for Ewing tumors

... behind. When no cancer cells are seen at the edges of the tissue, the
margins are said to be negative, clean, or clear. A ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ewingfamilyoftumors/detailedguide/ewing-family-of-tumors-treating-surgery