May 29, 2014

Systemic

Throughout the body and affecting the entire body.
May 29, 2014

Surgical Margin

The outer edge of the tissue removed during a radical prostatectomy. The surgical margin may be “negative,” indicating that no cancer is present and a better […]
May 29, 2014

Staging

The testing process by which the extent and severity of a known cancer is evaluated according to an established system of classification. It is used to […]
May 29, 2014

Stage

The definition of the size and extent of a cancer at a particular point in time. Usually cancers are staged using the T (tumor) N (nodes) […]
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