stage I adult non-Hodgkin lymphoma

Pronunciation: (... uh-dult non-HOJ-kin lim-FOH-muh)

Stage I is divided into stages I and IE. In stage I, cancer is found in one lymphatic area (lymph nodes, tonsils, thymus, or spleen). In stage IE, cancer is found in one organ or area outside the lymph nodes.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Caption: Stage I adult non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer is found in one lymphatic area (lymph nodes, tonsils, thymus, or spleen). In stage IE (not shown), cancer is found in one organ or area outside the lymph nodes.

Date last modified: 2010-05-24