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pelvic nodes

pelvic lymph nodes; the lymph nodes to which some cancers, including prostate cancer, are most likely to spread. These nodes are often removed and checked for cancer as part of surgery to remove prostate and other cancers in the pelvis. See also lymph node, pelvic lymph node dissection, pelvis, prostate.

Treatment options for cervical cancer, by stage

... Stage IB1 and IIA1. The standard treatment is a radical hysterectomy with
removal of lymph nodes in the pelvis (pelvic lymph node dissection). ...

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

How is ovarian cancer staged?

... cancer has grown into other nearby pelvic organs such ... has spread beyond
the pelvis to the lining of the abdomen; has spread to lymph nodes in the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ovariancancer/detailedguide/ovarian-cancer-staging

How is uterine sarcoma staged?

... can be any size and may have grown into tissues in the pelvis and/or ... The cancer
has spread to lymph nodes near the uterus (pelvic and/or para ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/uterinesarcoma/detailedguide/uterine-sarcoma-staging

Treatment options for endometrial cancer by stage

... Lymph nodes from the pelvis and around the aorta are also removed (a pelvic
and para-aortic lymph node dissection [LND] or sampling) and ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-treating-by-stage

How is cervical cancer staged?

... of the vagina or walls of the pelvis (T1 to ... It has not spread to nearby lymph
nodes (N0) or ... has spread to distant organs beyond the pelvic area, such ...

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

Surgery for cervical cancer

... a radical vaginal hysterectomy with a laparoscopic pelvic node dissection ... inside
of the abdomen and pelvis to be ... Lymph nodes are removed as well ...

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

How is bladder cancer staged?

... The tumor has spread to the pelvic wall or the ... near the bladder (in the true
pelvis) and those ... NX: Regional lymph nodes cannot be assessed due to ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-staging

Surgery for endometrial cancer

... Pelvic and para-aortic lymph node dissection: This operation removes lymph
nodes from the pelvis and the area next to the aorta to see if they ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-treating-surgery

How is vaginal cancer staged?

... T3: The cancer is growing into the pelvic wall. ... the bladder or rectum or is growing
out of the pelvis. ... N0: The cancer has not spread to lymph nodes. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/vaginalcancer/detailedguide/vaginal-cancer-staging

Treatment options for squamous cell vulvar cancer by stage

... or complete radical vulvectomy) and lymph nodes in the ... to organs and tissues
in the pelvis, such as the ... the anus), the bladder, the pelvic bone, the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/vulvarcancer/detailedguide/vulvar-cancer-treating-by-stage