NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,804 terms related to cancer and medicine.

Browse the dictionary by selecting a letter of the alphabet or by entering a cancer-related word or phrase in the search box.

stage IVC laryngeal cancer
(... luh-RIN-jee-ul KAN-ser)
Stage IV is divided into stage IVA, stage IVB, and stage IVC. In stage IVC, cancer has spread to other parts of the body, such as the lungs, liver, or bone.