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regional involvement or regional spread

the spread of cancer from its primary (original) site to nearby areas such as lymph nodes, but not to distant sites. See also lymph node, metastasis, primary site.

Treatment of breast cancer in men, by stage | American ...

... by a man's age and general state of ... and cancers with more lymph node
involvement (either more ... In some cases, regional chemo (where drugs are ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancerinmen/detailedguide/breast-cancer-in-men-treating-by-stage

Cancer Glossary

... regional involvement or regional spread Search. the spread of cancer from
its primary (original) site to nearby areas such as lymph nodes, but not to ...

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

Cancer Treatment & Survivorship Facts & Figures: 2014-2015

... stage depending on lymph node involvement • Stage III ... rates for individuals
with regional and distant ... more likely than the general population to ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-042801.pdf

Cancer Treatment & Survivorship Facts & Figures 2012-2013

... stage depending on lymph node involvement • Stage III ... 5-year survival rates
for regional and distant ... more likely than the general population to ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@epidemiologysurveilance/documents/document/acspc-033876.pdf

Cancer Facts and Figures for African Americans 2005-06

... 3) has both regional extension and involvement of regional ... Localized/ Regional
Distant Unstaged ... However, in general, African Americans have a ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/caff2005aacorrpwsecuredpdf.pdf

How is colorectal cancer staged?

... the extent of spread to nearby (regional) lymph nodes. ... or not the cancer has
spread to nearby ... idea about lymph node involvement, most doctors ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-staged

Breast Cancer in Men

... General information about targeted therapy can be found ... When breast cancer
spreads to the bones, it ... with breast cancer that has spread to bones. ...

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

Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancer

... radical neck dissection or because of involvement with tumor ... the same place
it started), regional (in nearby ... used, and on the person's general health ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003128-pdf.pdf

Nasopharyngeal Cancer

... has spread to nearby (regional) lymph nodes ... of the operation and a person's
general health before ... dissection or because of involvement with tumor ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003124-pdf.pdf

Staging

... T1), does not have lymph node involvement (N0), and has ... to a cancer that
has already spread to a ... for patients, their families, and the general public. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/staging