NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,812 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 II endometrial cancer
(... EN-doh-MEE-tree-ul KAN-ser)
Cancer has spread into connective tissue of the cervix, but has not spread outside the uterus.

EnlargeStage II endometrial cancer shown in a cross-section drawing of the uterus, cervix, fallopian tubes, ovaries, and vagina. Cancer is shown in the endometrium and myometrium of the uterus and in the cervix.

Stage II endometrial cancer. Cancer has spread into connective tissue of the cervix, but has not spread outside the uterus.