Esophageal Cancer Stage II. Definition

Medical Definition: Esophageal Cancer Stage II

Stage II is divided into stages IIA and IIB, depending on where the cancer has spread. In stage IIA, cancer has spread to the muscle layer of the esophagus or to the outer wall of the esophagus. In stage IIB, cancer may have spread to any of the first three layers of the esophagus and nearby lymph nodes.

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