NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,800 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- 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.