stage I Wilms tumor

Pronunciation:(... wilmz TOO-mer)

Definition: The tumor was completely removed by surgery and all of the following are true: (1) cancer was found only in the kidney and did not spread to blood vessels of the kidney; (2) the outer layer of the kidney did not break open; (3) the tumor did not break open; (4) a biopsy of the tumor was not done; and (5) no cancer cells were found at the edges of the area where the tumor was removed.Cancer.govPatient

tumor de Wilms en estadio ISe extirpó completamente el tumor por medio de cirugía y se presentan las situaciones siguientes: (1) el cáncer se encontró solamente en el riñón y no se disemino hasta los vasos sanguíneos del riñón; 2) la capa externa del riñón no se abrió; (3) el tumor no se abrió; (4) no se hizo una biopsia del tumor, y (5) no se encontraron células cancerosas en los bordes del área de donde se extirpó el tumor.Cancer.govPatient Date last modified: 2007-09-24