stage IA breast cancer

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Stage I is divided into stages IA and IB. In stage IA, the tumor is 2 centimeters or smaller. Cancer has not spread outside the breast.

Definition from: Cancer.gov

Stage I breast cancer. In stage IA, the tumor is 2 centimeters or smaller and has not spread outside the breast. In stage IB, no tumor is found in the breast or the tumor is 2 centimeters or smaller. Small clusters of cancer cells (larger than 0.2 millimeter but not larger than 2 millimeters) are found in the lymph nodes.Cáncer de mama en estadio l. En el estadio IA, el tumor mide 2 cm o menos, y no se diseminó fuera de la mama. En el estadio IB, no se encuentra tumor en la mama o el tumor mide 2 cm o menos. Se encuentran pequeños grupos de células cancerosas en los ganglios linfáticos (mayores de 0,2 mm, pero menores de 2 mm).2010-08-28 Date last modified: 2012-10-02Breast Cancer TreatmentCáncer de seno (mama): Tratamiento