Rectal Cancer Stage IV
|Title:||Rectal Cancer Stage IV|
Stage IV rectal cancer; drawing shows other parts of the body where rectal cancer may spread, including the distant lymph nodes, lung, liver, abdominal wall, and ovary. An inset shows cancer cells spreading from the rectum, through the blood and lymph system, to another part of the body where metastatic cancer has formed.
Stage IV rectal cancer. Cancer has spread to other parts of the body, such as the lung, liver, abdominal wall, ovary, or distant lymph nodes.
Anatomy -- Digestive/Gastrointestinal System
Cancer Types -- Colorectal Cancer
Cells or Tissue -- Abnormal Cells or Tissue
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||April 16, 2018|
|Date Added:||April 15, 2011|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow