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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Carcinoma del ano in situ, estadio 0

Stage 0 anal carcinoma in situ ( AY-nul KAR-sih-NOH-muh in SY-too)
Abnormal cells are found in the innermost lining of the anus. These abnormal cells may become cancer and spread into nearby normal tissue.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.