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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Cáncer de orofaringe en estadio I

Stage I oropharyngeal cancer ( OR-oh-fuh-RIN-jee-ul KAN-ser)
Cancer that is 2 centimeters or smaller and has not spread outside the oropharynx.



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