AJCC Cancer Staging Manual
It seems that you're in Germany. We have a dedicated site for Germany. Editors: Compton , C. Significantly expanded, expertly and beautifully illustrated, The AJCC Cancer Staging Atlas, 2 nd Edition, offers more than illustrations created exclusively for this new edition and is fully updated to reflect the concepts discussed in the 7 th Edition of both the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual and its companion Handbook. This Atlas illustrates the TNM classifications of all cancer sites and types included in the 7th Edition of the Manual and visually conceptualizes the TNM classifications and stage groupings.
This seventh edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual is Elimination of “ MX” is new with AJCC/UICC, 7th edition Alive; tumor-free; after recurrence. ○ .
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Classic prognostic and predictive factors for staging include patient age, tumor grade, histologic subtypes, hormone receptor [HR] and HER2 status, vascular invasion, and tumor margins. In general, small tumors have a significantly better prognosis compared with node-positive or larger tumors or those with multiple lymph node metastases.
It seems that you're in Germany. We have a dedicated site for Germany. Authors: Greene , F. The American Joint Committee on Cancer's Cancer Staging Manual is used by physicians throughout the world to diagnose cancer and determine the extent to which cancer has progressed. In addition to the information found in the Handbook, the Manual provides standardized data forms for each anatomic site, which can be utilized as permanent patient records, enabling clinicians and cancer research scientists to maintain consistency in evaluating the efficacy of diagnosis and treatment.
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