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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Sarcoma de tejido blando en estadio II

Stage IIA soft tissue sarcoma (TIH-shoo sar-KOH-muh)
The cancer cells look somewhat different from normal cells. The cancer is larger than 5 centimeters (about 2 inches) and has not spread to lymph nodes or other parts of the body.



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