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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Sarcoma de tejido blando en adultos en estadio III

Stage III adult soft tissue sarcoma ( uh-DULTTIH-shoo sar-KOH-muh)
Cancer of soft tissue (muscle, fat, fibrous tissue, blood vessels, or other supporting tissue of the body) that is high grade (likely to grow and spread quickly), larger than 5 centimeters, and deep.



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