stage IV AIDS-related lymphoma

Pronunciation: (... ree-LAY-ted lim-FOH-muh)

Cancer is found (1) throughout one or more organs that are not part of a lymphatic area (lymph node group, tonsils and nearby tissue, thymus, or spleen) and may be in lymph nodes near those organs; or (2) in one organ that is not part of the lymphatic area and has spread to organs or lymph nodes far away from that organ; or (3) in the liver, bone marrow, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), or lungs (other than cancer that has spread to the lungs from nearby areas).

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Stage IV AIDS-related lymphoma. Cancer is found throughout one or more organs that are not part of a lymphatic area (lymph nodes, tonsils, thymus, or spleen) (a); or in one organ that is not part of a lymphatic area and has spread to lymph nodes far away from that organ (b); or cerebrospinal fluid (not shown), the liver, bone marrow, or lungs.Linfoma relacionado con el sida en estadio IV. El cáncer se encuentra en la totalidad de uno o más órganos que no forman parte del área linfática (ganglios linfáticos, amígdalas, timo o bazo) (a); o en un área que no forma parte del área linfática, y se diseminó hasta ganglios linfáticos muy alejado de ese órgano (b); o hasta el líquido cefalorraquídeo (que no se muestra), el hígado, la médula ósea o los pulmones.2005-04-23 Date last modified: 2012-08-21AIDS-Related Lymphoma TreatmentLinfoma relacionado con el sida: Tratamiento