The stage of a cancer tells you about the size of the tumour and whether it has spread. Your doctor uses this information to help them decide on treatment.
Doctors use a staging system called TNM. The letters stand for tumour, node and metastasis.
There are 4 number stages of nasopharyngeal cancer. They are based on the TNM staging system.
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