NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

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stage III nasal cavity and ethmoid sinus cancer
(...NAY-zul KA-vih-tee…ETH-moyd SY-nus KAN-ser)
Cancer (1) has spread to any of the following: the part of the eye socket near the nose or the bottom of the eye socket, the maxillary sinus, the roof of the mouth, and/or the bone between the eyes; or (2) is found in the nasal cavity or ethmoid sinus and may have spread to any of the following: the part of the eye socket near the nose or the bottom of the eye socket, the maxillary sinus, the roof of the mouth, and/or the bone between the eyes. Cancer has also spread to one lymph node on the same side of the neck as the cancer, and the lymph node is 3 centimeters or smaller.