AJCC


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American Joint Committee on Cancer

 (AJCC)
a nonprofit organization that creates and publishes systems of classification for cancer staging, such as the tnm staging system and Collaborative Stage Data collection systems.

AJCC

Abbreviation for American Joint Committee on Cancer.

American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC)

a nonprofit organization that creates and publishes systems of classification for cancer staging, such as the TNM staging system and Collaborative Stage Data collection systems.

AJCC

American Joint Committee on Cancer
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The American Joint Committee on Cancer: 7 (th) edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual and the future of TNM.
We conducted a retrospective study and survival analysis of the anatomic and prognostic stage groups according to the 8[sup]th edition of the AJCC cancer staging system in Luminal B HER2 negative breast cancer using data from our center to understand the application of the updated 8[sup]th edition of the AJCC cancer staging system in China.
Table 1 includes the breast cancer stage distribution observed in BMSP as well as the stage distribution observed in TNBCRP using the AJCC historical stage definition.
AJCC clinical staging factors (Breslow thickness, ulceration, site of lesion, age and sentinel lymph node biopsy status) were entered into the AJCC Individualized Melanoma Patient Outcome Prediction Tool to attain predicted 5-year survival rates for each patient.
How does magnetic resonance imaging influence staging according to AJCC staging system for nasopharyngeal carcinoma compared with computed tomography?
Clinical stages of the disease were defined based on TNM staging as proposed by AJCC.
There were no statistically significant associations between overall fistula rate and sex, AJCC tumor stage, or T or N status at the time of initial diagnosis.
Con respecto a la invasion hacia los ganglios linfaticos segun la clasificacion de la AJCC (27), el grupo N3 presento altos niveles del ARNm del receptor c-Met comparados con los grupos N1 y N0, evidenciandose una relacion positiva entre la amplificacion del ARNm con el grado de infiltracion a los ganglios linfaticos (r = 0,766, p<0,01) (Fig.
According to the AJCC classification, the patient was staged as a G3T2N0M1, Stage IV Ewing's sarcoma.