Lymphomas, sarcomas, and carcinoid tumors are not included
Summary of Changes
T2 lesions have been divided into T2a and T2b.
T2a is defined as a tumor that invades the muscularis propria.
T2b is defined as a tumor that invades into subserosa.
KeywordsGastric Cancer Small Cell Carcinoma Papillary Adenocarcinoma Linitis Plastica Mucinous Cystadenocarcinoma
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