stage I Merkel cell carcinoma

Pronunciation:(stayj ... MER-kul sel KAR-sih-NOH-muh)

Definition: Stage I Merkel cell carcinoma is divided into stages IA and IB. In stage IA, the tumor is 2 centimeters or smaller at its widest point and no cancer is found when the lymph nodes are checked under a microscope. In stage IB, the tumor is 2 centimeters or smaller at its widest point and no swollen lymph nodes are found by a physical exam or imaging tests.Cancer.govPatient

carcinoma de células de Merkel en estadio IEl tumor mide 2 cm o menos.Cancer.govPatient2007-01-05 Date last modified: 2017-09-29