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What Are Stage 0 and Stage I Cancers?

by Jane Ashley

Patients and their loved ones may be confused about the diagnosis of Stage 0 or Stage I cancer. Is it really cancer if your doctor recommends “watch and wait?” Or others may wonder, “Do I really have cancer if it was removed surgically but I didn’t have chemo or radiation?”

Is Stage0 Really Cancer

What is Stage 0 Cancer?

While most kinds of cancer have 4 stages (Stage I through Stage IV), some cancers also have a Stage 0. Stage 0 is an early, localized cancer … referred to as cancer “in situ.” That is, cancer in...

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