Cervical Cancer Stage IIIB
|Title:||Cervical Cancer Stage IIIB|
Stage IIIB cervical cancer; drawing shows cancer in the cervix, the vagina, and the pelvic wall, blocking the ureter on the right. The uterus and kidneys are also shown.
Stage IIIB cervical cancer. Cancer has spread to the pelvic wall; and/or the tumor has become large enough to block the ureters (the tubes that connect the kidneys to the bladder). The drawing shows the ureter on the right blocked by the cancer. This blockage can cause the kidney to enlarge or stop working.
Stage IIIB cervical cancer.
Anatomy -- Gynecologic
Cancer Types -- Cervical Cancer
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||March 21, 2012|
|Date Added:||April 23, 2012|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow