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Table 7. Regional Lymph Nodes (N) for Eyelid Carcinomaa

a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Carcinoma of the Eyelid. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 523-6.
NXRegional lymph nodes cannot be assessed.
cN0No regional lymph node metastasis based upon clinical evaluation or imaging.
pN0No regional lymph node metastasis based upon lymph node biopsy.
N1Regional lymph node metastasis.

Table 8. Distant Metastasis (M) for Eyelid Carcinomaa

a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Carcinoma of the Eyelid. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 523-6.
M0No distant metastasis.
M1Distant metastasis.

Table 9. Anatomic Stage/Prognostic Groups for Eyelid Carcinomaa

a Reprinted with permission from AJCC: Carcinoma of the Eyelid. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 523-6.
Stage 0TisN0M0
Stage IAT1N0M0
Stage IBT2aN0M0
Stage ICT2bN0M0
Stage IIT3aN0M0
Stage IIIAT3bN0M0
Stage IIIBAny TN1M0
Stage IIICT4Any NM0
Stage IVAny TAny NM1

References:

  1. Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and other cutaneous carcinomas. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 301–14.
  2. Carcinoma of the Eyelid. In: Edge SB, Byrd DR, Compton CC, et al., eds.: AJCC Cancer Staging Manual. 7th ed. New York, NY: Springer, 2010, pp 523-6.

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