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Table 3. Distant Metastasisa

a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Stomach. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 117-26.
M0No distant metastasis.
M1Distant metastasis.

Table 4. Anatomic Stage/Prognostic Groupsa

StageTNM
a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Stomach. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 117-26.
0TisN0M0
IAT1N0M0
IBT2N0M0
T1N1M0
IIAT3N0M0
T2N1M0
T1N2M0
IIBT4aN0M0
T3N1M0
T2N2M0
T1N3M0
IIIAT4aN1M0
T3N2M0
T2N3M0
IIIBT4bN0M0
T4bN1M0
T4aN2M0
T3N3M0
IIICT4bN2M0
T4bN3M0
T4aN3M0
IVAny TAny NM1

References:

  1. Stomach. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, p 120.
  2. Roder JD, Böttcher K, Busch R, et al.: Classification of regional lymph node metastasis from gastric carcinoma. German Gastric Cancer Study Group. Cancer 82 (4): 621-31, 1998.
  3. Ichikura T, Tomimatsu S, Uefuji K, et al.: Evaluation of the New American Joint Committee on Cancer/International Union against cancer classification of lymph node metastasis from gastric carcinoma in comparison with the Japanese classification. Cancer 86 (4): 553-8, 1999.

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