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View in Spanish: Cáncer de endometrio en estadio IV

Stage IV endometrial cancer ( EN-doh-MEE-tree-ul KAN-ser)
Cancer has spread beyond the pelvis. Stage IV is divided into stage IVA and IVB, based on how far the cancer has spread. In stage IVA, cancer has spread to the bladder or bowel wall. In stage IVB, cancer has spread to other parts of the body beyond the pelvis, including lymph nodes in the abdomen and/or groin.

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