NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms

The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,467 terms related to cancer and medicine.

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stage IV intraocular melanoma of the ciliary body and choroid
(... IN-truh-AH-kyoo-ler MEH-luh-NOH-muh ... SIH-lee-ayr-ee BAH-dee ... KOR-oyd)
The tumor may be any size and has spread (1) to one or more nearby lymph nodes or to the eye socket separate from the primary tumor; or (2) to other parts of the body, such as the liver, lung, bone, brain, or tissue under the skin.