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16:50 Feb 16, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: TMN
Parameters of an epidemiological study on cancer. Its probably the same in English, but I'd like to know what T0, T1, T2, etc. means and likewise M1, M2, N1, etc.
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 17:41
English translation:Cancer terminology
Explanation:
The quickest way for you to know it all is if you look at the following reference:

MEDSTUDENTS-OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY
... 72%. Clinical Stage IIIA, T1 T2 T3 T3, N2 N2 N1 N2, M0 M0 M0 ... Any T, Any N, M1, 18%. ... with
curable breast cancer. Their objective is ... dose of 100mg/m2 daily for 14 ...
www.medstudents.com.br/ginob/ginob2.htm

where you find:

Primary Tumor
T1=Tumor 2 cm or less in greatest dimension
T2=Tumor greater than 2 cm but no more than 5 cm
T3=Tumor greater than 5 cm in greates dimension
T4=Tumor of any size with direct extension to chest wall(not pectoralis major) or skin.

Regional Lymph Nodes
N0=No Papable Axillary Nodes
N1=Metastases to Movable Axilary Nodes
N2=Metastases to Fixed, Matted Axillary Nodes

Distant Metastases
M0=No Distatnt Metatases
M1=Distant Metastases Including Ipsilateral Supraclavicular Nodes




Staging
5 Year Survival Rate
Clinical Sage I T1 N0 M0 93%
Clinical Stage IIA T1
T2 N1
N0 M0
M0 72%
Clinical Stage IIB T2
T3 N1
N0 M0
M0 72%
Clinical Stage IIIA T1
T2
T3
T3 N2
N2
N1
N2 M0
M0
M0
M0 41%
Clinical Stage IIIB T4 Any N M0 41%
Clinical Stage IV Any T Any N M1 18%


Hope it helps!
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Elisa Capelão
Local time: 16:41
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Summary of answers provided
naThe first answer is correct
Dito
nathrombin time?Jack Huff
naCancer terminology
Elisa Capelão


  

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14 mins
Cancer terminology


Explanation:
The quickest way for you to know it all is if you look at the following reference:

MEDSTUDENTS-OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY
... 72%. Clinical Stage IIIA, T1 T2 T3 T3, N2 N2 N1 N2, M0 M0 M0 ... Any T, Any N, M1, 18%. ... with
curable breast cancer. Their objective is ... dose of 100mg/m2 daily for 14 ...
www.medstudents.com.br/ginob/ginob2.htm

where you find:

Primary Tumor
T1=Tumor 2 cm or less in greatest dimension
T2=Tumor greater than 2 cm but no more than 5 cm
T3=Tumor greater than 5 cm in greates dimension
T4=Tumor of any size with direct extension to chest wall(not pectoralis major) or skin.

Regional Lymph Nodes
N0=No Papable Axillary Nodes
N1=Metastases to Movable Axilary Nodes
N2=Metastases to Fixed, Matted Axillary Nodes

Distant Metastases
M0=No Distatnt Metatases
M1=Distant Metastases Including Ipsilateral Supraclavicular Nodes




Staging
5 Year Survival Rate
Clinical Sage I T1 N0 M0 93%
Clinical Stage IIA T1
T2 N1
N0 M0
M0 72%
Clinical Stage IIB T2
T3 N1
N0 M0
M0 72%
Clinical Stage IIIA T1
T2
T3
T3 N2
N2
N1
N2 M0
M0
M0
M0 41%
Clinical Stage IIIB T4 Any N M0 41%
Clinical Stage IV Any T Any N M1 18%


Hope it helps!



    see above
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 16:41
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 172
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thank you!

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Heathcliff
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1 hr
thrombin time?


Explanation:
for T0, T1, T2 they could be the thrombin or clotting times in the blood, the others, M and N I don't have clue.


    self experience
Jack Huff

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Heathcliff
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12 hrs
The first answer is correct


Explanation:
Staging cancer is important for tretament and prognosis. Most cancers follow these terminology, although the sizes/staging of the first answer would only apply to this cancer type.
Cheers

Dito
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