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View in Spanish: Cáncer de células de transición de la pelvis renal y el uréter en estadi

Stage IV transitional cell cancer of the renal pelvis and ureter ( tran-ZIH-shuh-nul sel KAN-ser REE-nul PEL-vus and YER-eh-ter)
Cancer has spread to a nearby organ and/or to the layer of fat surrounding the kidney.



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