Pancreatic Cancer Staging
There are several methods to determine the size and spread of pancreatic cancer. This is called staging.
The most common method is:
- Stage 1: tumor is localized to a small area within the pancreas
- Stage 2: tumor has spread into the duodenum or nearby tissues
- Stage 3: tumor has spread into local tissues and lymph nodes
- Stage 4: tumor has spread into abdominal organs or distant areas of the body
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