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View in Spanish: Sarcoma uterino en estadio IV

Stage IV uterine sarcoma (…YOO-teh-rin sar-KOH-muh)
Stage IV uterine sarcoma is divided into stages IVA and IVB. In stage IVA, cancer has spread to the bladder and/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 groin.

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