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Abcd rating Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
A staging system for prostate cancer that uses ABCD. "A" and "B" refer to cancer that is confined to the prostate. "C" refers to cancer that has grown out of the prostate but has not spread to lymph nodes or other places in the body. "D" refers to cancer that has spread to lymph nodes or to other places in the body. Also called the Jewett staging system or the Whitmore-Jewett staging system. 
A Service of the National Cancer Institute.
Abcd rating Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
For the "ABCD" warning signs of melanoma in moles, see ABCD guideline.
ABCD rating, also called the Jewett staging system or the Whitmore-Jewett staging system, is a staging system for prostate cancer that uses the letters A, B, C, and D.

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