stage I pancreatic cancer

Pronunciation: (... PAN-kree-A-tik KAN-ser)

Cancer is found in the pancreas only. Stage I is divided into stage IA and stage IB based on tumor size. In stage IA, the tumor is no larger than 2 centimeters and in stage IB, the tumor is larger than 2 centimeters.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Stage I pancreatic cancer. In stage IA, the tumor is 2 centimeters or smaller. In stage IB, the tumor is larger than 2 centimeters.Cáncer de páncreas en estadio l. En el estadio lA, el tumor mide dos centímetros o menos. En el estado lB, el tumor mide más de dos centímetros. Date last modified: 2013-01-23