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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


stage IV Merkel cell carcinoma  listen  (stayj … MER-kul sel KAR-sih-NOH-muh)

  The tumor may be any size and has spread to distant parts of the body, such as the liver, lung, bone, or brain.