Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Stage IIIC (part 2)

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Title: Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Stage IIIC (part 2)
Description: Stage IIIC adenocarcinoma of the esophagus (2); drawing shows cancer that has spread from the esophagus into the trachea, aorta, and spine. Also shown is cancer in lymph nodes near the esophagus.

Stage IIIC adenocarcinoma of the esophagus (2). Cancer has spread into nearby organs, such as the aorta, trachea, or spine, and the cancer cannot be removed by surgery; OR cancer has spread to 7 or more lymph nodes near the tumor.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Digestive/Gastrointestinal System
Anatomy -- Lymphatic System
Cancer Types -- Esophageal Cancer
Type: Color, Medical Illustration
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Terese Winslow (Illustrator)
AV Number: CDR762721
Date Created: September 8, 2014
Date Added: March 4, 2015
Reuse Restrictions: Yes - This image is copyright protected. Any use of this image is subject to prevailing copyright laws. U.S. Government has reuse rights. Please contact the rights holder of this image for permission requests.

Rights holder: Terese Winslow