stage IIIA melanoma
Pronunciation: (... MEH-luh-NOH-muh)
Stage III is divided into stages IIIA, IIIB, IIIC, and IIID. In stage IIIA, the tumor is not more than 1 millimeter thick, with ulceration (a break in the skin), or not more than 2 millimeters thick, without ulceration. Cancer is found in one to three lymph nodes by sentinel lymph node biopsy.
Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer TermsDate last modified: 2018-09-24Melanoma TreatmentTratamiento del melanoma