Staging, stage migration, and patterns of spread in gastric cancer

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Background concerning tumor node metastasis (TNM) staging of gastric cancer is presented, with special attention to the issue of stage migration. Patterns of spread are also reviewed and current problems in local-regional control are emphasized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)141-149
Number of pages9
JournalSeminars in Radiation Oncology
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Radiation

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