Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Stage IIIB (1)
|Title:||Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Stage IIIB (1)|
Stage IIIB squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus (1); drawing shows the esophagus and stomach. An inset shows cancer cells in the mucosa layer, thin muscle layer, submucosa layer, thick muscle layer, and connective tissue layer of the esophagus wall and in 4 lymph nodes near the tumor.
Stage IIIB squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus (1). Cancer has spread into the thick muscle layer or the connective tissue layer of the esophagus wall. Cancer is found in 1 to 6 lymph nodes near the tumor.
Anatomy -- Digestive/Gastrointestinal System
Cancer Types -- Esophageal Cancer
Cells or Tissue -- Abnormal Cells or Tissue
|Type:||Color, Medical Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||July 18, 2019|
|Date Added:||October 28, 2014|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow