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View in Spanish: Tumor del ovario de bajo potencial maligno en estadio IV

Stage IV ovarian low malignant potential tumor (… oh-VAYR-ee-unmuh-LIG-nunt poh-TEN-shul TOO-mer)
The tumor is found in one or both ovaries and has metastasized (spread) beyond the abdomen to other parts of the body. The spread of tumor cells to tissues in the liver is considered stage IV disease.



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