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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms



stage IV uterine sarcoma  listen  (…YOO-teh-rin sar-KOH-muh)

  Cancer has spread beyond the pelvis. Stage IV is divided into stages IVA and IVB, based on how far the cancer has spread. In stage IVA, cancer has spread to the bladder and/or bowel wall. In stage IVB, cancer has spread to other parts of the body beyond the pelvis, including the abdomen and/or lymph nodes in the groin.