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Descriptor English: Neoplasm Staging
Descriptor Spanish: Estadificación de Neoplasias
Descriptor Portuguese: Estadiamento de Neoplasias
Descriptor French: Stadification tumorale
Entry term(s): Cancer Staging
Classification, TNM
Classifications, TNM
Staging System, TNM
Staging Systems, TNM
Staging, Cancer
Staging, Neoplasm
Staging, TNM
Staging, Tumor
System, TNM Staging
Systems, TNM Staging
TNM Classification
TNM Classifications
TNM Staging
TNM Staging System
TNM Staging Systems
Tumor Staging
Tree number(s): E01.789.625
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009367
Scope note: Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the extent of the neoplasm in the patient.
Annotation: IM general only; coordinate NIM with no qualifiers with neoplasm terms /diag, /diag image and/or /pathol; do not confuse with NEOPLASM GRADING; staging is given in Roman numerals, grading in Arabic numerals
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 78
History Note: 78
Entry Version: NEOPL STAGING
Related: Nomograms MeSH
DeCS ID: 9560
Unique ID: D009367
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Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/22
Revision Date: 2017/05/01
Neoplasm Staging - Preferred
Concept UI M0014582
Scope note Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the extent of the neoplasm in the patient.
Preferred term Neoplasm Staging
Entry term(s) Cancer Staging
Staging, Cancer
Staging, Neoplasm
Staging, Tumor
Tumor Staging
TNM Staging - Narrower
Concept UI M0555398
Scope note Classification of neoplasm according to the characteristics of the tumor (T), such as size; the degree of involvement of the lymph nodes (N); and the amount of detectable metastasis (M).
Preferred term TNM Staging
Entry term(s) Classification, TNM
Classifications, TNM
Staging System, TNM
Staging Systems, TNM
Staging, TNM
System, TNM Staging
Systems, TNM Staging
TNM Classification
TNM Classifications
TNM Staging System
TNM Staging Systems



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