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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


stage 0 lip and oral cavity carcinoma in situ  listen  (... OR-ul KA-vih-tee KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too)

  Abnormal cells are found in the lining of the lips and oral cavity. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue.