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Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] - Stage Information for Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer

Table 3. Distant Metastasisa

a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Lip and oral cavity. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 29-40.
M0No distant metastasis.
M1Distant metastasis.

Table 4. Anatomic Stage/Prognostic Groupsa

StageTNM
a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Lip and oral cavity. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 29-40.
0TisN0M0
IT1N0M0
IIT2N0M0
IIIT3N0M0
T1N1M0
T2N1M0
T3N1M0
IVAT4aN0M0
T4aN1M0
T1N2M0
T2N2M0
T3N2M0
T4aN2M0
IVBAny TN3M0
T4bAny NM0
IVCAny TAny NM1

References:

  1. Consensus conference. Magnetic resonance imaging. JAMA 259 (14): 2132-8, 1988.
  2. Harrison LB, Sessions RB, Hong WK, eds.: Head and Neck Cancer: A Multidisciplinary Approach. 3rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, William & Wilkins, 2009.
  3. Wang CC, ed.: Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Neoplasms. 3rd ed. New York: Wiley-Liss, 1997.
  4. Lip and oral cavity. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 29-35.
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