Dukes B colorectal cancer

(dooks ... KOH-loh-REK-tul KAN-ser)

Cancer has spread (1) through the muscle layer of the colon and/or rectal wall to the serosa (outermost layer) of the colon and/or rectal wall; or (2) through the serosa of the colon and/or rectal wall but has not spread to nearby organs; or (3) through the serosa of the colon and/or rectal wall to nearby organs. Also called stage II colorectal cancer.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "Dukes B colorectal cancer"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "cáncer colorrectal en estadio B de Dukes"

El cáncer se diseminó 1) a través de la capa muscular del colon o la pared rectal hasta la serosa (capa más externa) del colon o la pared rectal; o 2) a través de la serosa del colon o la pared rectal, pero no se diseminó hasta órganos cercanos; o 3) a través de la serosa del colon o la pared rectal hasta órganos cercanos. También se llama cáncer colorrectal en estadio II.