regional disease

regional disease

Oncology A CA that extends beyond the limits of the primary organ and spreads into adjacent tissues and locoregional lymph nodes. Cf Localized disease.
References in periodicals archive ?
Germline testing also should be considered, irrespective of family history, in men with metastatic disease or those with high risk or very-high risk regional disease.
For the investigation of particular cases, the Provincial Disease Surveillance Response Unit (PDSRU) and Regional Disease Surveillance Response Unit (RDSRU) have been activated.
The objective of this Project is to strengthen national and regional disease surveillance and public health emergency preparedness and response efforts.
Survival is lower among women with a more advanced stage at diagnosis: 5-year relative survival is 99% for localized disease, 85 % for regional disease, and 26 % for metastatic disease.
Meral Akcay, Associate Professor of Virology, WHO Coordinator of the National Influenza Reference Laboratory and Regional Disease Expert/Flu-Medical Manager, talked about the burden of the disease.
Upticks in the incidence of local and regional disease in the late 1970s and early 1980s and again in the late 1990s may reflect the increasing use of sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy, respectively.
those with bulky regional disease, extracapsular extension, and multiple metastatic lymph nodes) and was still performed.
Local disease was defined as Stage I and Stage II, regional disease as Stage III and metastatic disease as Stage IV.
In order to provide referral diagnostic services, one Central (CDDL) and five Regional Disease Diagnostic Laboratories (RDDL) have been setup/ strengthened by DADF.
According to the revised classification of BCG disease in children, local disease is confined to the site of vaccination; regional disease refers to the involvement of regional lymph nodes or other regional lesions away from the site of vaccination.
In addition, WAHO immediately organised a two-day technical workshop on Regional Disease Surveillance Capacity Strengthening Project (WARDS), with an eye on enhancing the regional epidemiological surveillance and response capacity in the face of the Ebola threats (WAHO 2014).
The Regional Disease Diagnostic Laboratory in Chandigarh failed to ascertain the actual cause of bird deaths.

Full browser ?