NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,352 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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stage I pancreatic cancer
(... PAN-kree-A-tik KAN-ser)
Cancer is found in the pancreas only. Stage I is divided into stages IA and IB, depending on the size of the tumor. In stage IA, the tumor is 2 centimeters or smaller. In stage IB, the tumor is larger than 2 centimeters but not larger than 4 centimeters.