Extent of Disease
Common Metastatic Sites
|Lymphatic Spread||distant lymph nodes|
|Hematogenous Spread||liver, lungs, bone|
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.