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Stage IV Transitional Cell Cancer Of The Renal Pelvis And Ureter

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stage IV transitional cell cancer of the renal pelvis and ureter

Cancer has spread to at least one of the following: (1) a nearby organ; (2) the layer of fat surrounding the kidney; (3) one or more lymph nodes; and/or (4) distant parts of the body, such as the lung, liver, or bone.

Last updated: 2014-02-26

Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary)