Lip and Oral Cavity

Nonepithelial tumors such as those of lymphoid tissue, soft tissue, bone, and cartilage are not included
  • American Joint Committee on Cancer

Summary of Changes

T4 lesions have been divided into T4a (resectable) and T4b (unresectable), leading to the division of Stage IV into Stage IVA, Stage IVB, and Stage IVC.


Oral Cavity Karnofsky Performance Status Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Squamous Carcinoma Pleomorphic Adenoma 
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  • American Joint Committee on Cancer
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  1. 1.Executive OfficeChicagoUSA

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