MODIFIED DUKES STAGE

The modified Dukes Classification stage of disease at PATIENT DIAGNOSIS for a Colorectal Cancer Care Spell.

National Codes:

ADuke's A Tumour confined to wall of bowel, nodes negative
BDuke's B Tumour penetrates through the muscularis propria to involve extramural TISSUES, nodes negative
C1Dukes C1 Metastases confined to regional lymph nodes (nodes positive but apical node negative)
C2Duke's C2 Metastases present in nodes at mesenteric artery ligature (apical node positive)
DDuke's D Metastatic spread and/or incomplete local removal of the Primary Cancer
 

This attribute is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
formerlyMODIFIED DUKES CLASSIFICATION CODE
pluralMODIFIED DUKES STAGES

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