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stage

the extent of a cancer, which is usually assigned a number from I to IV. May be called stage grouping. See also staging.

How is colorectal cancer staged?

... How is colorectal cancer staged? ... Comparison of AJCC, Dukes, and
Astler-Coller stages. If your stage is reported in letters rather than numbers ...

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

How is breast cancer staged?

... How is breast cancer staged? ... The cancer's stage is one of the most important
factors in ... most common system used to describe the stages of breast ...

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

How is melanoma skin cancer staged?

... How is melanoma skin cancer staged? ... The stage of your melanoma is very
important in planning ... A staging system is a standard way to sum up ...

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

How is prostate cancer staged?

... How is prostate cancer staged? ... other systems have been used to stage prostate
cancer ... The Whitmore-Jewett system, which stages prostate cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-staging

How is pancreatic cancer staged?

... How is pancreatic cancer staged? ... are the ones used to determine the stage
of the ... The main system used to describe the stages of cancers of the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pancreaticcancer/detailedguide/pancreatic-cancer-staging

How is ovarian cancer staged?

... cancers have different prognoses at different stages and are ... If the cancer
isn't accurately staged, then cancer ... Once a stage has been given it does ...

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

Treatment options for cervical cancer by stage

... Stage 0 (carcinoma in situ). Although the AJCC staging system classifies
carcinoma in situ (CIS) as the earliest form of cancer, doctors often think of ...

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

Breast cancer survival rates by stage

... Printable Version [PDF]». Early Detection, Diagnosis, and Staging TOPICS. ...
How is breast cancer staged? ... Breast cancer survival rates by stage. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-survival-by-stage

Pancreatic cancer survival by stage

... Printable Version [PDF]». Early Detection, Diagnosis, and Staging TOPICS. ...
How is pancreatic cancer staged? ... Pancreatic cancer survival by stage. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pancreaticcancer/detailedguide/pancreatic-cancer-survival-rates

Treatment of liver cancer by stage

... Although the AJCC (TNM) staging system (see "How is liver cancer staged?")
is often ... If your cancer is at an early stage and the rest of your ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/livercancer/detailedguide/liver-cancer-treating-by-stage