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Flashcards in TNM classification Deck (13):
1

T

extent of the primary tumor

2

Tx

tumor cannot be assessed

3

To

no evidence of primary tumor

hint: 0 evidence

4

Tis

carcinoma in situ = in original place

5

N

absence or presence of lymph node metasis

6

Nx

cannot be assessed

7

No

no metasis

8

T1 T2 T3

increasing in size

9

N1 N2 N3

increasing involvement in lymph nodes

10

M

whether or not there is distant metastais

11

Mx

cannot be assessed

12

Mo

no distant metastasis

13

m1

distant metastasis