stage IV cervical cancer

Pronunciation: (... SER-vih-kul KAN-ser)

Cancer has spread beyond the pelvis, or can be seen in the lining of the bladder and/or rectum, or has spread to other parts of the body. Stage IV is divided into stages IVA and IVB, based on where the cancer has spread. In stage IVA, cancer has spread to nearby organs, such as the bladder or rectum. In stage IVB, cancer has spread to other parts of the body, such as the liver, lungs, bones, or distant lymph nodes.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Stage IVA cervical cancer. Cancer has spread to nearby organs, such as the bladder or rectum.Stage IVB cervical cancer. The cancer has spread to other parts of the body, such as the lymph nodes, lung, liver, intestine, or bone.Cáncer de cuello uterino en estadio IVA. El cáncer se diseminó hasta órganos cercanos, como la vejiga o el recto.Cáncer de cuello uterino en estadio IVB. El cáncer se diseminó hasta otras partes del cuerpo alejadas del cuello uterino, como el hígado, los intestinos, los pulmones o los huesos. Date last modified: 2015-06-25Cervical Cancer TreatmentCáncer de cuello uterino: Tratamiento