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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


stage III transitional cell cancer of the renal pelvis and ureter  listen  (... tran-ZIH-shuh-nul sel KAN-ser ... REE-nul PEL-vus ... YER-eh-ter)

  Cancer has spread (1) from the renal pelvis to tissue or fat in the kidney; or (2) from the ureter to fat that surrounds the ureter.