Your gateway to the world of medicine
Cancer News
About Us
Health Professionals
Patients and public
Contact Us

MedicineWorld.Org - Cancer - Ovarian cancer - Staging of ovarian cancer
Your gateway to information on staging of ovarian cancer

MedicineWorld.Org: Staging of ovarian cancer

Ovarian Cancer Main Page Ovarian Cancer News Main Cancer Page  

Staging of ovarian cancer   

       Primary tumor
  • T1A
    Tumor limited to one ovary, capsule intact
  • T1B
    Tumor limited to both ovaries, capsule intact
  • T1C
    Capsule ruptured or tumor on ovarian surface or cancer cells in the fluid from abdomen
  • T2A
    Extension to the pelvis and/or implants on the uterus and/or tubes
  • T2B
    Tumor extension to other pelvic tissues
  • T2C
    Pelvic extension with cancer cells in the abdominal fluid or peritoneum
  • T3A
    Involvement of peritoneal surface outside the pelvis (microscopic)
  • T3B
    Involvement of peritoneal surface outside the pelvis (visible by eye but size is 2 cm or less)
  • T3C
    Involvement of peritoneal surface outside the pelvis (size more than 2 cm)
Regional node involvement
  • N0
    No regional node involvement
  • N1
    Regional nodes involved
Distant Metastasis
  • M0
    No distant metastasis
  • M1
    Distant metastasis excluding peritoneal metastasis
  • Stage IA
    T1A N0 M0
  • Stage IB
    T1B N0 M0
  • Stage IC
    T1C N0 M0
  • Stage IIA
    T2A N0 M0
  • Stage IIB
    T2B N0 M0
  • Stage IIC
    T2C N0 M0
  • Stage IIIA
    T3A N0 M0
  • Stage IIIB
    T3B N0 M0
  • Stage IIIC
    T3C N0 M0 or any T with N1 and M0
  • Stage IV
    Any T any N with M1

Staging of ovarian cancer

Home| Breast cancer news | Common terms| Breast cancer treatment|Treatment by stage| Surgical treatment|Chemotherapy|Chemo drugs| Doxorubicin| Cyclophosphamide| Methotrexate| Hormonal therapy| Radiation therapy| Monoclonal therapy| High dose chemotherapy|Recurrent breast cancer|Bisphosphonates |Pregnancy and breast cancer |Risk factors |Risk details |My risk |Comprehensive |Breast cancer statistics |African Americans |Ashkenazi |Asians |Hispanic |Men |Native Americans |Older women |Younger women |Pregnant women |BRCA |Ovarian Cancer |Ovarian Cancer News |Ovarian Cancer News |Ovarian Cancer Statistics |Ovarian Cancer Epidimiology |What causes ovarian cancer |Ovarian cancer risk factors |Ovarian cancer screening |Ovarian cancer symptoms |Treatment of ovarian cancer |Treatment of early ovarian cancer |Treatment of advanced ovarian cancer |Treatment of recurrent ovarian cancer |Radiation therapy and ovarian cancer

Copyright statement
The contents of this web page are protected. Legal action may follow for reproduction of materials without permission.