Extent of Disease Evaluation
Common Metastatic Sites
|Lymphatic Spread||Distant lymph nodes (supraclavicular, cervical, contralateral internal mammary, occasionally contralateral axillary)|
|Hematogenous Spread||Bone, liver, brain|
Key words/possible involvement:
Terms which indicate possible involvement by tumor. Common terms are provided, but the list is not all-inclusive.
Other words/no involvement:
Other terms seen in reports which indicate an abnormality but do not indicate a neoplastic process. Common terms are provided, but the list is not all-inclusive.
Information to look for in the report of the study. Key information helps define the extent of disease.