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Medical Term:

TNM staging

 

Definition: abbreviation that designates the most widely used classification form for most solid tumors created and updated by the American Joint Committee on Cancer and the International Union Against Cancer; based on characteristics of the tumors, nodal involvement, and extent of metatastatic spread.

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