Coronavirus and cancer

We know it’s a worrying time for people with cancer, we have information to help. If you have symptoms of cancer contact your doctor.

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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.

TNM stages

Find out what the TNM staging system is, and how it is used for nasopharyngeal cancer. 

Number stages

There are 4 number stages of nasopharyngeal cancer. They are based on the TNM staging system. Find out what they mean.

Last reviewed: 
01 Mar 2018

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