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Table 4. Distant Metastasisa

a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Urethra. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 507-13.
M0No distant metastasis.
M1Distant metastasis.

Table 5. Anatomic Stage/Prognostic Groupsa

StageTNM
a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Urethra. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 507-13.
0aTaN0M0
0isTisN0M0
Tis puN0M0
Tis pdN0M0
IT1N0M0
IIT2N0M0
IIIT1N1M0
T2N1M0
T3N0M0
T3N1M0
IVT4N0M0
T4N1M0
Any TN2M0
Any TAny NM1

References:

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