stage IV esophageal squamous cell carcinoma

Pronunciation: (... ee-SAH-fuh-JEE-ul SKWAY-mus sel KAR-sih-NOH-muh)

Cancer has spread to other parts of the body.

Source: NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

Caption: Stage IV squamous cell cancer of the esophagus. The cancer has spread to other parts of the body, such as the lung, liver, adrenal gland, kidney, or bone.

2011-12-20 Date last modified: 2014-10-15Esophageal Cancer TreatmentCáncer de esófago: Tratamiento